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Assembly Election 2022 voting LIVE Updates: Polling on all 117 seats in Punjab, 59 in UP today

All 117 Assembly seats in Punjab and 59 Assembly constituencies spread across 16 districts in Uttar Pradesh will go to the polls today, with the two states witnessing multi-cornered contests. In Uttar Pradesh, elections are being held in seven phases. Polling in Punjab will be held from 8 am to 6 pm. In Uttar Pradesh, the polling will take place between 7 am and 6 pm, according to the election authorities. The counting will take place on March 10. Campaigning for the Sunday polls had ended on Friday, with senior leaders of the parties making a final effort to woo voters. In Punjab, over 2.14 crore voters will decide the fate of 1,304 candidates, including 93 women. In UP, as many as 627 candidates are in the fray in this phase, in which over 2.15 crore people are eligible to vote.

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