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8 December, 2018 2:59 PM 79.9% Voting In Penultimate Phase Of Jammu And Kashmir Panchayat Polls

Jammu and Kashmir recorded 79.9 per cent voting today in the penultimate phase of the nine-phased panchayat polls, state electoral officer Shaleen Kabra said. A massive 85.1 per cent polling was witnessed in five districts of Jammu division, while encouraging 49.6 per cent was witnessed in five districts of Kashmir division, he said. The voting in the eight 41

24 November, 2018 5:46 PM Third Phase Of Panchayat Polls In Jammu And Kashmir Ends Peacefully

Voting for the third phase was also held in Leh and Kargil districts of the Ladakh region in addition to Ganderbal, Badgam, Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipora in Kashmir. Voting in the third phase of Panchayat polls ended peacefully in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday amid tight security. Polling was held in Ramban, Kishtwar, Doda, Kathua, Udhampur, Rajouri 63

20 November, 2018 2:13 PM Jammu And Kashmir Records 71% Voting In Second Phase Of Panchayat Polls

An estimated 71.1 per cent of voters exercised their franchise Tuesday in the second phase of panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir which concluded peacefully amid tight security arrangements, officials said. "In the Phase-II of Panchayat polls held today, overall 71.1 per cent polling was witnessed across the state. An overwhelming 80.4 per cent polling 85

17 November, 2018 2:31 PM Kashmir Records 64.5 Per Cent Turnout In First Phase Of Panchayat Polls

Over 64 per cent of electorate voted Saturday in the first phase of Panchayat elections in Kashmir while an impressive turnout of 79.5 per cent was recorded in Jammu region, officials said. The turnout in rural areas was significantly higher in Kashmir Valley unlike during the recent urban local bodies elections where barely four per cent of the electorate 66

16 November, 2018 6:19 PM Jammu and Kashmir all set for Panchayat polls to be held on Saturday

The state of Jammu and Kashmir is set for the Panchayat polls as all arrangements have been put in place for the first phase on Saturday. According to officials, 427 candidates are in the fray for 536 Sarpanch Halqas and 5,951 candidates for 4,048 Panch wards for the first phase of the Panchayat polls, as reported by news agency PTI. They said polling 64

13 October, 2018 5:00 PM J&K ULB elections: 3.49% turnout recorded in Kashmir, 16.3% in Jammu as third Phase polls conclude

New Delhi: With the conclusion of the third phase of the urban local body elections in Jammu and Kashmir, a total of 3.49 per cent voter turnout was recorded on Saturday in militancy-hit Kashmir Valley. On the other hand, a high turnout of 82 per cent was recorded in Jammu's Samba district. While the frontier town of Uri in Baramulla district recorded 97

10 October, 2018 6:05 AM Jammu and Kashmir: BJP candidate Azad Singh Raju dies of heart attack before casting vote

BJP candidate Azad Singh Raju on Wednesday died of heart attack before he could cast his vote in the second phase of the municipal elections in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. 62-year-old Raju, a former employee of the Irrigation and Flood Control Department, died at a local polling station before casting his vote, they said. He was rushed 89

10 October, 2018 5:52 AM BJP Candidate Dies Of Heart Attack Before Voting In Kashmir Local Polls

A BJP candidate died of heart attack Wednesday when he was about to cast his vote in the second phase of the municipal elections in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. Azad Singh Raju, 62, a former employee of the Irrigation and Flood Control Department, died at a local polling station before casting his vote, they said. Mr Raju was among 48

10 October, 2018 5:16 AM Voting for second phase of Jammu and Kashmir urban local body polls underway, mobile internet services suspended

The second phase will cover a total of 384 wards spanning 13 districts across the state, seven of which are in the Valley, and over 1,000 candidates will participate, said the officials They said 1,198 nominations were received for these wards and after scrutiny and withdrawal, 1,095 contestants are in the fray for the polls. Out of 1,095 candidates 73

21 July, 2018 8:08 AM Police Constable Abducted From Home By Terrorists In South Kashmir's Kulgam

A Jammu and Kashmir police constable has been abducted by terrorists from his home in south Kashmir's Kulgam district. The constable, who was undergoing training in Kathua in Jammu, was abducted last night, say sources. He was currently on leave. A manhunt has been launched by security officials to trace the abducted policeman. The incident comes a month 62