Srinagar: The voter turnout in the Phase- five of the DDC elections recorded 26.54% across different constituencies spread over different districts of Jammu and Kashmir 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 % while Jammu Division recorded 35.59% in the first four hours of the polling
In Kashmir Division, as per the figures by SECP, ulwama has recorded 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 division. (GNS)