According to the Election Commission, the second phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh saw 65.5 per cent voting, while at 68 per cent Uttarakhand recorded its highest ever turnout.
V.K. Sasikala went from a woman poised to run a powerful southern state to just another Prisoner, Number 9234 on Wednesday as she bent down and walked through the tiny door into the Parapanna Agrahara jail after surrendering before the magistrate at the temporary court on the premises.
Voting will be held in 69 seats of Uttarakhand and 67 constituencies of Uttar Pradesh spread across 11 districts today.
Congress demanded the resignation of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan after the Supreme Court upheld the cancellation of admissions of 634 students in various medical colleges of the state through the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board test, popularly called 'Vyapam' test.