February 27, 2018 11:17 IST

Polling begins peacefully in Meghalaya

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A total of 18,09,818 electorates, including 9,13,702 women and 89,405 first-time voters are eligible to exercise their franchise to decide the fate of 361 candidates, including 31 women and many independents. Credit: Twitter/airnewsalerts
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Polling in Williamnagar seat was countermanded following the killing of Nationalist Congress Party candidate Jonathone Sangma in an IED blast at Sawilgre area in East Garo Hills district on February 18. Credit: Twitter/airnewsalerts
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Mawlai constituency in East Khasi Hills district has the highest voters at 42,670, and Dalu in West Garo Hills the lowest 18,640 voters. Credit: Twitter/airnewsalerts