Kerala has recorded a heavy polling with recorded more than 70 percent voter turnout.
A record polling percentage is expected in the state this time.In 2014 Lok Sabha polls,the final polling of 73.89 percent were recorded and this time it is expected the polling rates will be far higher than that. The final polling rates will be available only after the voting process is over.
Meanwhile,the voting in the Birikkulam polling station in Kasaragod was temporarily suspended due to rain.
While voting was slated to formally end at 6 pm,election authorities said all those who enter the polling station compound before that time will be allowed to cast their votes.