1% turnout in Anantnag, 69.7% in Kupwara in Phase-II of Panchayat elections
Jammu: In the Phase-II of Panchayat Polls held on Tuesday, overall 71.1% polling was witnessed across the State with Anantnag district recording paltry 1% polling.
According to the Chief Electoral Officer J&K, Shaleen Kabra, an overwhelming 80.4% polling was witnessed in Jammu division and 52.2% in Kashmir division.
Giving district-wise details, Kabra said that Kupwara witnessed 69.7%, Bandipora 66.3%, Baramulla 11.2%, Ganderbal 27.4%, Anantnag 1%, Kargil, 66.5%, Leh 66.3%, Kishtwar 77.8%, Doda 81.7%, Ramban, 72.3%, Udhampur 83.9%, Kathua 78.7%, Rajouri 83.5% and Poonch 81.7%.
For Phase-III of Panchayat Polls, voting will take place on 24 November 2018.
by INS Desk