More than one lakh new voters have been included in the voter list as per revised electoral roll in Muzaffarnagar district, making it a total of 19,12,228 people who will exercise their franchise in the upcoming UP assembly polls.
The figure includes 8,72,039 women and 163 voters from third gender.
District magistrate DK Singh told PTI on Saturday that in six assembly constituencies- Budhana, Purkazi, Khatoli, Muzaffarnagar, Charthwal and Miranpur, 887 polling stations and 1614 polling booths have been established.
Singh said that during correction of voter list drive, 1,12,746 new voters, including 65,637 women voters have been included in the list. Meanwhile, the district authorities have started preparation for ensuring peaceful polls in the district.