Factsheet on Tripura elections (To go with: Red bastion Tripura to vote Thursday)

The following is a factsheet of Tripura assembly elections:

Total seats: 60

Total population: 3.6 million

Area: 10,492 sq km

Density (per sq km): 350

International border: 856 km

Literacy: 88 percent

Voters: 2.3 million

Women electorate: 1.1 million

First time voters: 53,580

Total candidates: 249 (women 15)

Constituency with most candidates : Karbook, Surma, Karamcharra (seven each)

Constituency with least candidates : Sonamura, Jolaibari (two each)

EVMs: 3,772

Polling stations: 3,041

IANS