Fourth phase of general elections 2009 (Factfile)

May 4th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The fourth round of the 2009 general elections is scheduled for Thursday. Here are some facts about the poll to be held across eight states.
Total parliamentary constituencies - 85

States going to poll - Bihar, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Delhi

Total voters - 94.6 million

Total candidates -1,315

Women candidates - 119

Polling stations - 129,103

Total polling officials - 650,000

Observers - 252

Villages and hamlets found vulnerable - 12,048

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