Baramulla: Panchayat elections held on Tuesday in two blocks of Baramulla district saw an overall polling percentage of 17.78. Official sources said that of the total 7,575 registered voters in Pattan and Rafiabad blocks, comprising 3,831 males and 3,744 females, 1,347 cast their votes, including 661 males and 686 females.
They said that of the 1,360 registered voters in Pattan block, 282 cast their vote, which was a polling percentage of 20.74.
In Rafiabad block, there were 6,215 registered voters of which 1,065 cast their vote, the percentage being 17.14%.
Taking into account the different number of voters in the two blocks, the overall percentage came to 17.78% overall.