Tight Security For Vote Counting In Tamil Nadu For Tomorrow

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[caption id="attachment_27277" align="aligncenter" width="692"]Tight security has been put in place for the counting of votes Tight security has been put in place for the counting of votes -- cast in the May 16 Tamil Nadu assembly elections -- on Thursday[/caption]

Tight security has been put in place for the counting of votes -- cast in the May 16 Tamil Nadu assembly elections -- on Thursday, a senior election commission official said.

The counting will start at 8 a.m. on May 19, Chief Electoral Officer Rajesh Lakhoni told reporters here. ALSO READ: Tamil Nadu Elections: AIADMK Is Pro-Poor, Says Jayalalithaa Elections in 232 of the total 234 constituencies were held on May 16. The Election Commission postponed elections in Thanjavur and Aravakurichi segments after complaints of large-scale distribution of money to voters by various political parties and their candidates. A total of 3,728 candidates are in the fray in 232 constituencies. For all the latest news and updates from India and across the globe, follow us on @NewsWorldIN on Twitter and News World India on Facebook