Lok Sabha elections 2019: At 15,256 ft, Himachal Pradesh's Tashigang is world's highest polling station

Lok Sabha elections 2019: At 15,256 ft, Himachal Pradesh’s Tashigang is world’s highest polling station

Image used for representational purpose (File | PTI) CHANDIGARH: The world’s highest polling station is now in the sleepy hamlet of Tashigang in the Buddhist-dominated Lahaul-Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh at an altitude of 15,256 feet. This polling station falls in one of the 17 assembly segments that form the Mandi Lok Sabha seat, the second largest constituency in the country. Located around 29 km from the India-China border, this polling station covers two villages of Tashigang and Gete. As per the revised electoral rolls, the two villages have 48 voters, of which 30 are men and 18 women. […]

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