Notification for first phase issued, elections to be held on Nov 25
SRINAGAR: After the Election Commission of India announced the poll schedule for Jammu and Kashmir on October 25, notification for holding elections in fifteen of the 87 assembly constituencies in the first phase was issued here today.
The constituencies going to polls are Gurez, Bandipora and Sonawari in Bandipore district, Kangan and Ganderbal in Ganderbal district, Leh and Nobra in Leh district, Kargil and Zanskar in Kargil district, Kishtwar and Inderwal in Kishtwar district, Doda and Bhaderwah in Doda district, Ramban (SC) and Banihal in Ramban district.
As per the notification, November 05 is the last date for filing of nominations, scrutiny of the papers will be held on November 07 and candidature can be withdrawn by 3 p.m on November 10.
Elections in these constituencies will be held on November 25, 2014 from 8 am to 4 pm.