With seven hours past the start of assembly polls, the polling percentage in Kerala is impeded by heavy rains which intensified at the early hours of Monday.
At 1:30 pm the polling percentage at Vattiyoorkavu assembly constituency was just touching 40 percentage. The constituency had a poll percentage of 69.83 % in 2016 elections last time. Vattiyoorkaavu constituency is composed of Thiruvananthapuram, Kudappanakkunnu and Vattiyoorkaavu.
Polling is slowly building up the pace as the rain took a break after 1 PM in the constituency regions.