39.87 lakh voters from Chennai district
CHENNAI: The number of electors in Velachery has crossed three lakh and it retains the top position among the 16 Assembly constituencies in the district. Ahead of the Assembly elections, the constituency had 2.96 lakh voters.
According to the draft electoral roll released by the District Election Officer and Corporation Commissioner D. Karthikeyan on Thursday, 39.87 lakh electors have been enrolled in 3,768 polling booths in the 16 Assembly constituencies in Chennai.
As many as 19.72 lakh men, 20.13 lakh women and 950 others are on the electoral roll. The number of electors on the draft electoral rolls published last year in Chennai district was 38.28 lakh.