Chandigarh: The polling in Haryana began at 7 am in 90 assembly constituencies and will continue till 6 pm. Around 1,169 candidates including 105 women of various political outfits are contesting in the election.
Prominent figures includes CM Manohar Lal Khattar, former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, and Dushyant Chautala. The lone woman among the voters include Kavita Jain, who is also the present MLA and the Cabinet minister in the Haryana government.
So far, the polling in the state has been peaceful. Tight security arrangements have been made and over 75,000 security personnel have been mobilized at all polling booths.