Over 53 percent polling was witnessed in Gurez area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Saturday in the first phase of Panchayat elections till 1 pm.
As per reports 1383 registered voters cast their vote in Gurez block out of 3643 registered voters.
While 1581 voters excercised their franchise in Bagtor block out of 2550 voters.
In Tulail, 3016 voters polled their votes out of 4989 registered voters.
The overall poll percentage stood at 53.47 percent.