Hyderabad, Dec. 7 -- Voting for the 119-Assembly seats in Telangana began at 0700 hours on Friday.

More than 2.8 crore electorate including 1.39 crore woman will exercise their franchise which has a total of 32,815 polling stations.

According to State Chief Electoral Officer Dr Rajat Kumar, a major of the 4.57 lakh Persons With disabilities (PwDs) who enrolled for the poll is expected to vote due to the new awareness created for them and the special facilities offered to them such as free transport, grilled ramps, wheel-chairs, no queue observance and special parking slots. A total of 29,541 volunteers would assist them in the voting.

According to Hyderabad District Election Officer Dana Kishore, Ramps, Wheelchair, ramp-enabled vehic...