Bengaluru: Voting is underway in Karnataka for 222 assembly seats in the 225 member legislature. About 61.25% voters turned out to exercise their franchise till 5 pm. The polling will end by 6 pm.
Polling booth No.s 142, 143 & 144 in #Badami's Tippu Nagar were closed at 6:00 pm. #Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah contested against BJP's Sriramulu from the constituency #KarnatakaElections2018pic.twitter.com/GTPAFKMVZH— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
Karnataka: Rain lashed parts of Hubli affecting voting, voters take shelter at Polling Station 185. pic.twitter.com/gozEZFIJGY— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
Majority of the 3500 residents of Chittapur taluk's Tarkaspet village in Kalburagi district are boycotting #KarnatakaElections2018 over their demand for Gram Panchayat headquarters for their village. pic.twitter.com/Mg3hIKtnbK— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
JDS has distributed a lot of money, their candidate says he is a society secretary, so from where did he get so much money? Also, BJP is openly supporting JDS, they have put up a dummy candidate here: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah on Chamundeshwari constituency pic.twitter.com/TzQmd44S70— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
Former Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde casts his vote at a polling booth in Bengaluru. Hegde says, 'Over the years, I feel that malpractices have increased. Distribution of sarees. alcohol, dhotis & cookers have come out in open. It is not a good sign in democracy.' pic.twitter.com/8ZaBQBep9o— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
Bengaluru: Clashes broke out b/w Congress & BJP workers outside a polling booth in Hampi Nagar,allegedly after the former thrashed a BJP corporator. Ravindra, Vijayanagar BJP candidate says, 'our corporator Anand was attacked but police isn't taking any action' #KarnatakaElectionpic.twitter.com/SuXFNlI62d— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
Woman stopped from entering a polling both in #Belagavi as she was reluctant to remove her 'burqa' for identification, was later allowed when a woman official identified her inside a cubicle. #KarnatakaElections2018pic.twitter.com/eixmdaY1Op— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
Dharwad: BJP workers staged protest outside Booth No. 58 in Karadigudda, alleging that polling staff at the booth were asking people to vote for Congress candidate Vinay Kulkarni. EC officials present at the spot #KarnatakaElections2018pic.twitter.com/xPgwpKhEEq— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
HD Kumaraswamy and wife Anitha after casting their vote in Ramanagara. Kumaraswamy says, 'We are confident that JDS will cross the magic number on its own' #KarnatakaElections2018pic.twitter.com/ARk584lQfR— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
We are confident. BJP will not win more than 60-70 seats maximum, forget getting 150. They are just dreaming of forming the Government: Mallikarjun Kharge,Congress #KarnatakaElections2018pic.twitter.com/aLiu71KCGo— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
JD(S)'s HD Deve Gowda, his wife Chennamma Deve Gowda, son HD Revanna & other family members cast their votes at polling booth no.244 in Holenarasipura town in Hassan district. pic.twitter.com/U40iXkAM1L— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
I casted my vote in Heggere Primary School, Tumakuru Assembly Constituency. We need to be the change we want to see in the world & voting is certainly a step towards it.— Dr. G Parameshwara (@DrParameshwara) May 12, 2018
I urge everyone to caste their votes as it is their right & responsibility.#KarnatakaVotesForCongresspic.twitter.com/jWyegkeXez
JD(S)'s H. D. Deve Gowda casts his vote at polling booth no.244 in Holenarasipura town in Hassan district, says, 'We expect a possibility of forming the government, we have done well.' #KarnatakaElections2018pic.twitter.com/depYaB4Y65— ANI (@ANI) May 12, 2018
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