Mon , 30 Jan '12 Polling started in Punjab today at 9am amid tight security. The fate of 1,078 candidates would be sealed by 1.76 crore voters. In Amritsar, people started queuing up from early morning itself and seemed very excited to vote. A...
Despite the winter chill, some polling booths, especially in rural areas, saw people lined up for voting before the booths were officially opened at 8 a.m. Over 73,000 security personnel have been deployed to ensure smooth and peaceful polling.