Maharashtra polls to witness live webcasting from 9,673 booths
Updated : October 14, 2019 02:54 PM IST
Elections for the 288 Assembly seats in the state will be held at 96,661 polling stations on October 21.
The EC is using the live webcasting system to deter miscreants from creating problems at polling stations and to increase transparency in the voting process.
Also, for the first time VVPAT (voter verifiable paper audit trail) machines will be used in the Maharashtra polls.