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Assembly Elections 2021 updates: 76.16 percent voter turnout recorded as polling ends for phase 4 in WB
New Delhi, Apr 10: The turnout rose sharply in the last one hour of polling as the number shot up from 67.69 percent at 5 pm to 76.16 percent. The polling will conclude shortly and the final data will be released by EC later in the night.
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B K Hariprasad, the Congress'' senior observer overseeing campaign management in West Bengal, will shoulder the responsibilities during the polls for AICC in-charge of the state Jitin Prasada, who tested positive for COVID-19 recently. Prasada, who was engaged in aggressively campaigning for the Assembly polls, had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week and has been in quarantine as advised by doctors.
Regarding recent incident being reported in media about killing of 4 civilians outside booth 126, Jorpatki in Sitalkuchi Assembly Constituency, Cooch Behar, it's clarified that CRPF component was neither deployed at the said booth nor involved in the incident in any way: CRPF
What happened in Cooch Behar is very saddening. My sympathies are with the families of those who died, I condole their demise. Didi & her goons are perturbed, seeing the people's support for BJP. She has stooped to this level as she can see her chair slipping away: PM in Siliguri