Gangtok, 11 Apr (IPR): The voting for the 12 Assembly Constituencies, Parliamentary and Sangha Constituencies was successfully completed in the East District today.
A total of 75.6% of the voters of East District exercised their universal adult franchise in the 214 Polling Stations of East District.
A total of 129304 voters casted their votes out of the total 171028 registered voters in East District. The overall female voter turnout was recorded at 63475 and the male voter turnout was at 65829. 68.05% was the overall total recorded for 32-Sangha Constituency, a one of its kind monastic voting reservation unique to the state of Sikkim.
East District has 12 Assembly Constituencies, one Parliamentary Constituency and one Sangha Constituency.
As per the data received, 19 Rhenock Constituency recorded the highest total voter turnout in the district with 13786 casting their votes at 79.76% of the total registered voters.