Kashmir Indepth
Breaking NewsKashmir

LS polls: Voting begins for Ist phase, 10 candidates in fray for Baramulla seat

Suhail Khan

Baramulla, April 11 : Polling for the first phase of Lok Sabha elections started for the Baramulla seat on Thursday morning.

Unprecedented security arrangements have been put in place by the authorities and the election commission, to ensure peaceful polls.

The polling started at 7AM and will culminate at 6 PM later today.

Reports reaching said that people in large number are coming forward to cast their vote to their favorite candidate in parts of Baramulla since morning.

Pertinently PDP’S Abdul Qayoom Wani, Raja Aijaz Ali of People’s Conference, Akbar Lone of National Conference, Er Rasheed as Independent, BJP’s M. M War, Najeeb Naqvi as Independent, Farooq Ahmed Mir for Congress, Jehangir Khan NPP, Javeed Ahmed Qureshi as Independent, Abdul Rashid Sheikh are contesting Lok Sabha elections for Baramulla seat.

Meanwhile Hurriyat in a statement had called for complete shutdown in valley today.

Related posts

DC visits DFO office Kulgam; Inspects Nursery, Forest Complex

Ankit Sharma

Srinagar Police organizes talent hunt event “Choona Hai Aasman”

Kashmir Indepth

Gun battle rattles Shopian village

Kashmir Indepth

Security situation in J-K improved, infiltration down after Balakot strike: Govt

Kashmir Indepth

Kashmir Economic Alliance condemns Srinagar Dy Mayor’s ‘abusive publicity stunt’

Kashmir Indepth

Amid tears and sobs three friends laid to rest in Baramulla

Kashmir Indepth

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy