Ranchi: Voting for the fourth phase of Jharkhand Assembly elections began on Monday (December 16).

According to Election Commission, a total of 15 Assembly constituencies, including from the districts of Deoghar, Giridih, Bokaro and Dhanbad, are polling today.

The Assembly constituencies where polling is being held today are Madhupur, Deoghar, Bagodar, Jamua, Gandey, Giridih, Dumri, Bokaro, Chandankiyari, Sindri, Nirsa, Dhanbad, Jharia, Tundi and Baghmara.

Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and urged voters to come in maximum to be a part of the festival of democracy.

"Today is the fourth round of polling in the Jharkhand Assembly elections. I request all voters to cast their vote and become a part of the sacred festival of democracy," Modi tweeted.

The third phase of elections took place in 17 Assembly constituencies covering eight districts on December 12.

The second phase of elections to Jharkhand Legislative Assembly took place in 20 Assembly constituencies on December 7, while the first phase of voting took place on November 30.

The fifth and last phase of voting will take place on December 20, and the counting of votes will be held on December 23.