Puducherry, May 16 (IANS) Polling begins to elect the 30-member assembly in Puducherry at 7 a.m. on Monday.
Over 9.4 lakh voters are expected to exercise their democratic right of voting to elect their representatives.
A total of 344 candidates are in the fray.
The main fight is between the Congress-DMK combine and the ruling All India NR Congress (AINRC).
The AIADMK-the ruling party in Tamil Nadu- is going it alone in Puducherry.