By-election polling is going on in the Munugodu constituency. The state election officials revealed that 59.92 percent of voting was recorded till 3 pm. 1 lakh 44 thousand 878 votes were cast till 3 pm. 20 percent polling increased in 2 hours.
However, the polling was slow in the morning but picked up in the afternoon. Voters are currently lining up at the polling stations. On the other hand, the voters boycotted polling in many places because the officials did not solve the problems in the villages.
Villagers boycotted the election in Rangamthanda of Gattuppal mandal. The villagers said that they would not vote until there is a clear guarantee on the infrastructure in the village. In Marriguda mandal Sivannagudem and Charlagudem villages, the residents abstained from voting protesting against the R&R package.