Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Feb 14:

As many as 175 Zilla Parishad (ZP) constituencies will go to polls in 65 blocks across 29 districts out of 30 in second-phase of three-tier panchayat polls in Odisha.


A total of 53, 62, 814 voters will exercise their franchise in 1,386 Gram Panchayats having 18, 581 wards in the second-phase polls.

“In the second-phase polls will be held in 175 Zilla Parishad constituencies in 65 blocks across 29 districts. 53, 62,814 voters will cast their votes tomorrow in 1,386 Gram Panchayats comprising of 18,581 wards,” informed State Election Commission (SEC) Secretary Rabindranath Sahu here today.

Polling parties for the second-phase polls have already reached their destinations, the official said.

“Polling parties for the second-phase have reached their destinations after completing their work connected with the first-phase polls,” Sahu further informed.