62.71 percent polling in first phase in Gumla
Gumla, May 14 (H.S.). The first phase of three-tier panchayat elections was successfully completed on Saturday. Under the first phase, votes were cast in Sisai, Bharano and Raidih blocks of the district. The polling percentage in Sisai Bharan and Raidih blocks in the first phase is 62.71.
Gumla Deputy Commissioner Sushant Gaurav and SP Dr. Ehtesham Waqarib jointly inspected the polling stations. A total of 61.10 percent voters exercised their franchise in Sisai polling stations, 60.87 percent in Bharano block and 66.17 percent in Raidih block polling stations.