Record polling in Dera Bassi
DERA BASSI: Dera Bassi assembly segment witnessed a record 79% voting on Monday. Barring a few cases of altercation, polling by and large was peaceful.
Technical snags in EVMS at four booths caused delay in polling for a few minutes. The voting percentage remained high in rural areas in comparison to urban areas. Women and elderly people also participated in polling with enthusiasm.
There were 200 booths at 133
■ polling stations in the constituency. The 2007 election had witnessed 74% polling and the 2009 by-election