LS elections 2019: 38 percent voting till 3 PM in north Kashmir’s Kupwara



Photograph by Bhat Burhan for The Kashmir Walla

Srinagar: Kupwara in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district recorded highest turnout till 3 PM in all Constituencies for Baramulla seat in Lok Sabha polls where election is underway.

Till 3 Pm the frontier district recorded 38 percent voting while as Bandipora recorded 28 percent polling and in  Baramulla 19 percent voting was recorded.

Jammu Lok Sabha constituency recorded 59.35 per cent voter turnout, with Samba district registering the highest 66.6 per cent voting till 3 pm, they said, adding Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency registered 27.93 per cent polling till 3 pm.

Voting began at 7 am in Jammu Lok Sabha constituency amid tight security and has been peaceful so far. Voters in Samba, Jammu, Rajouri and Poonch districts queued up early in the morning to exercise their franchise, officials said.


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