Tashiganj, which is the world's highest polling booth witnessed a hundred percent voter turnout in the recently concluded by-polls for Mandi Parliamentary constituency
Tashiganj located in Spiti valley has only 47 registered voters
The village acquired the distinction of becoming the highest polling station during the 2017 state Assembly elections by replacing the erstwhile poll station Hikkim - at an altitude of 14,400 feet and 160 km away - due to technical reasons, according to officials.
Tashiganj is located near the Indo-Tibet border in Himachal Pradesh. the Mandi bypoll also witnessed casting of vote by India's first voter Shyam Saran Negi