Ranchi, Dec 20 (GCCurrentAffairs) An average voter turnout of 12.01 per cent has been recorded in the first two hours of the polls (till 0900hrs) in the 16 seats of Santhal Pargana division where voting is currently on in the last and penultimate phase of Jharkhand Assembly elections.
Among the constituencies, Mahgama has recorded the maximum voter turnout of 15.79 per cent, while Jama saw minimum voter turnout of 7.80 per cent.
Constituency wise the polling percentage is as follow:
Rajmahal 11.07 per cent, Borio (ST) 10.62 per cent, Barhet (ST) 10.83 per cent, Littipada (ST)13.10 per cent, Pakur 14.30 per cent, Maheshpur (ST) 15.77 per cent, Shikaripada (ST) 8.59 per cent, Nala 12.13 per cent, Jamtara 9.80 per cent, Dumka (ST) 9.70 per cent, Jama (ST) 7.80 per cent, Jarmundi 10.20 per cent, Sarath 11.59 per cent, Poriyahaat 14.52 per cent, Godda 13.93 per cent and Mahgama 15.79 per cent.
Polling on Borio, Barhet, Littipada, Maheshpur and Shikaripada will end at 1500hrs, while on the remaining 11 seats voting will end at 1700hrs.