A total of 12,70,461 voters were in the draft voter list of Virudhunagar district published on Tuesday.

In a statement, the Collector, M. Balaji, said that 8,19,887 voters were in the rural areas and 4,50,574 voters in the rural areas.

A total of 2,045 polling booths in rural areas and 152 booths in urban areas will be set up. The voter rolls have been given to the recognised political parties, the statement said.

Virudhunagar district has seven municipalities, nine town panchayats and 450 panchayats.

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