New Delhi, Oct. 22 -- Polling for 51 assembly seats in 16 states, including Kerala, Telangana, Bihar, Gujarat, Rajasthan among others, and the union territory of Puducherry, took place on Monday with polling percentages ranging between 47.66% (Uttar Pradesh) and 92.94% (Arunachal Pradesh),according to provisional figures provided by the Election Commission of India's Voter Turnout app as of 10pm on Monday. Polling was also held in the Lok Sabha seats of Bihar's Samastipur and Maharashtra's Satara.

Results will be declared on Thursday along with those of the assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana held on Monday. Read highlights from some of the main states that polled.

UP election commission officials said that the voting percentage...