Telangana State Election Commissioner Rajat Kumar said polling has been taking place all the state in a smooth and a peaceful manner. He said each polling booth has been monitored and care is taken to see that casting of the votes can be done smoothly. Rajat Kumar said in some constituencies, there was a technical defect in some of the EVMs and added that they were replaced soon. By 8 am, the defects seen in some of the EVMs have been rectified. He said there was no information of disruption of polls from anywhere in the state.