As many as 42,266 voters have been added to the voters’ list in Coimbatore, Collector G.S. Sameeran said here on Wednesday.
In the presence of revenue division officers, electoral registration officers and political parties’ representatives, Mr Sameeran released the final voters’ list at the Collectorate. In total, there are 31,33,128 voters in the district. We have added 42,266 new voters during the drive,” the collector said.
All the assembly segments in the district, except Coimbatore North, have more female voters than male voters. In Coimbatore North, male voters (1,73,556) outnumber female voters (1,71,748).
Kavundamapalayam has the highest number of voters at 4,76,467, followed by Coimbatore North (3,45,345), Kinathukadavu (3,34, 420), Thondamuthur (3,33, 039),
Singanallur(3,31,369), Sulur (3, 21,635), Mettupalayam (3,01,824), Coimbatore South (2,54,255), Pollachi (2,28,199) and Valparai (2,06,575). Similarly, Kavundampalayam has the highest number of female voters at 2,39,021, followed by Coimbatore North (1,71,748), Kinathukadavu (1,70,375), Thondamuthur (1,68,544), Singanallur (1,66,889), Sulur (1,64,705), Mettupalayam (1,56,037), Coimbatore South (1,27,429), Pollachi (1,19,079) and Valparai (1,07,827).
Kavundamapalyam also topped the other constituencies in the number of male voters at 2,37,305, followed by Coimbatore North (1,73,556), Singanallur (1,64,456), Thondamuthu (1,64,381), Kinathukadavu (1,64,003), Sulur (1,56,865), Mettupalayam (1,45,739), Coimbatore South (1,26,792), Pollachi (1,09 077) and Valparai (98,727).
As per the final voters’ list, there were 15.40 lakh men, 15.91 lakh women and 573 third gender voters in the district. In all, there were 31,33,128 voters in the district, including the addition of 42,266 persons who had crossed 18 years of age.
The release also said that the continuous exercise to add or remove names or carry out a correction in entries in voters’ lists would continue at the offices of the electoral registration or assistant electoral registration officers.
In addition, members of the public could get the services online at www.nsvp.in or through the ‘Voters’ Helpline’ mobile application.
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