New Delhi: Voting for Telangana Assembly Election 2018 is scheduled to take place on Friday, i.e., December 7. Polling for 119 Assembly seats in the state will begin at 8 AM and continue till 5 PM. Voters can check their names in the voter list online before exercising their franchise.
The voter list for the eligible voters in the state is available online on the official website of Telangana State Election Commission, i.e., ceotelangana.nic.in.
Here is how you can check your name in the voter list online:
Step 1: Go to the official website – ceotelangana.nic.in.
Step 2: Under ‘Search Your Name’ tab, select Assembly constituency and then click on the name based link.
Step 3: Fill all the required details such as Voter ID Card number, the name of the assembly and the voter.
Step 4: Now press the icon ‘Find’. A new link to download the voter list will appear.
Step 5: Click on the download link to check your name.
Note: You can also check your name by clicking on the link in the homepage which says ‘To verify Name in the Electoral Roll through SMS‘. Now you can send an SMS to 9223166166 by typing ‘TS <SPACE> VOTE <SPACE> VOTER ID No’ or to 51969 by typing ‘TS <SPACE> VOTE <SPACE> VOTER ID NO ‘.
Click on this link to know the list of polling stations: electoralroll.
The voting will take place in 119 constituencies of Telangana. The 119-member assembly was dissolved on September 6 eight months ahead of its expiry date by the Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao-led government. This year, a total of 1,821 candidates are in the fray for Telangana Assembly Elections.
The counting of the votes for Telangana Assembly Election 2018 will take place on December 11, along with that of Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh.