Srinagar, Dec 10: The voter turnout in the Phase-V of the DDC elections recorded 43.27% across different constituencies spread over different districts of Jammu and Kashmir till 1:00 PM on Thursday.
As per the figures given by the office of State Election Commissioner, Kashmir Division recorded an overall polling percentage of 27.33% while Jammu Division recorded 57.25% in the first six hours of the polling. While the polling has ended at 2 p.m., the overall details are expected to be released by the SEC at a presser in the evening.
In Kashmir Division, as per the figures by SEC, Pulwama has recorded voting percentage of 7.20%, Baramulla 37.84%, Kulgam 23.31%, Shopian 3.74%, Anantnag 18.12%, Bandipora 49.78%, Ganderbal 28.91%, Kupwara 37.38% and Budgam 40.21%.
Similarly, in Jammu division, Kishtwar recorded voting percentage of 58.96%, Udhampur 55.74%, Jammu 52.61%, Kathua 53.97%, Ramban 57.36%, Doda 59.72%, Samba 57.47%, Poonch 59.10%, Rajouri 64.54% and Reasi 56.82%.
In the 5th Phase of DDC elections, voting is being held in 37 DDC constituencies, 17 from Kashmir division and 20 from Jammu division.