Less than 20% voting registered till 1 pm in GHMC elections
In the ongoing voting for the GHMC elections on Tuesday, 18.2 per cent voting registered till 1 pm. Voters did not come out of their houses till afternoon in the divisions located in the heart of Hyderabad. However, voters were seen standing in front of polling booths set up on the outskirts of the city.
Physically challenged and aged have stood as role models to others by casting their vote. Software employees, who are active on social media, are not showing much interest to exercise their franchise. In the 2016 GHMC elections, the poll percentage was 45.19 per cent.