Budgam: Only twelve votes have been cast in the lone ward of this central Kashmir district since the polling began at 7:00 in the morning.
Voting is going on in Budgam municipal committee’s ward 5- Bazar Mohalla, where Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party candidates are in fray. 12 votes have been cast till 9:00 am, officials told Kashmir Reader.
Budgam district has a total of 72 wards. However, polling is being held only in one ward, while 26 wards find no candidates and in 45 wards candidates have won elections unopposed.