Srinagar: The phase 5th of the District Development Council elections across different constituencies spread over different districts of Jammu and Kashmir recorded 26.54% poll percentage till 11:00 am on Thursday.
As per the figures given by the office of State Election Commissioner, Kashmir division recorded an overall polling percentage of 16.22 % and 35.59% was recorded in Jammu in the first four hours of the polling.
In Kashmir division, as per the figures by SEC, Pulwama has recorded a voting percentage of 4.83%, Baramulla 23.31%, Kulgam 19.19%, Shopian 1.98%, Anantnag 9.88%, Bandipora 32.22%, Ganderbal 17.21%, Kupwara 19.74% and Budgam 25.42%.
Similarly, in Jammu division, Kishtwar recorded voting percentage of 35.21%, Udhampur 27.13%, Jammu 33.64%, Kathua 33.72%, Ramban 34.95%, Doda 35.23%, Samba 40.41%, Poonch 36.23%, Rajouri 44.54% and Reasi 33.59%.
In the 5th phase of DDC elections, voting is being held in 37 DDC constituencies, 17 from Kashmir division and 20 from Jammu.