Voting begins at 16 constituencies of the valley


JAMMU: Voting for the 3rd phase of J&K Assembly Elections 2014 has commenced in the 16 constituencies today including 6-Uri, 7-Rafiabad, 8-Sopore, 12-Sangrama, 13-Baramulla, 14-Gulmarg, 15-Pattan, 26-Chadoora, 27-Budgam, 28-Beerwah, 29-Khansahib, 30-Chrar-i-Sharief, 31-Tral, 32-Pampore, 33-Pulwama and 34-Rajpora of the valley.

Despite severe cold, people were seen marching towards the polling booths and long queues of electorates were also seen outside the polling booths to exercise their franchise.

In Baramulla district, at Sopore constituency, Polling station No-4, 70 votes have been polled so far, at Polling station No-2, 58 votes, at Polling station No-3, 96 votes while in Pattan constituency, at Mirgund 91-B, 71 votes have been polled so far, Mirgund-90-A, 84 votes, Polling station No-88 Mirchimar, 66 votes, Polling station  No-89-BMirchimar, 73 votes, Polling station  No-106Mirchimar, 81 votes, Polling station  Chenebal 93-A, 188 votes, Polling station Chenebal-94, 120 votes, Polling station Singhpora 85-A, 106 votes, Polling station  Singhpora 86-B, 111 votes, Polling station  Singhpora-57, 122 votes have been polled and at Tangmarg constituency, Polling station  Chandilora, 84 votes have been polled so far.


In Budgam district, at Beerwah constituency, polling station Magam 25-D, 60 votes have been polled, polling station Magam 24-C, 56 votes and Chadoora, Nagam BHS, 130 votes have been polled so far.

In Pulwama district, at polling station Pahoo 33-A, 70 votes, polling station Pahoo 24-B, 30 votes, polling station Pinglana 40-B, 86 votes while in Pampore constituency at  polling station Kakpora A, 85 votes, polling station Kakapora-B, 48 votes and polling station Kakapora-C, 104 votes have been polled so far.