News Desk, Amar Ujala, Jammu
Updated Thu, 10 Dec 2020 09:48 AM IST
District Development Council Election
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There are maximum 8 lakh 29 thousand 519 voters in the fifth phase. Out of 2104 polling stations, 1190 polling stations have been set up in Kashmir. Of these, 1110 centers have been made highly sensitive, 70 polling stations have been made sensitive. Two polling stations have been kept in general category in Kashmir. Out of 914 polling stations in Jammu division, 83 are in the category of highly sensitive and 317 are sensitive and others.
Sharma said on the question of Mehbooba Mufti’s house arrest, that Mehbooba Mufti has been given Z Plus security. Police in such sensitive areas prevent a person with Z Plus category protection from going. Police have told them that apart from going to sensitive areas, Mehbooba Mufti is not prohibited from going to other areas for campaigning. Sharma said that the militants had an encounter on Wednesday in Pulwama. A grenade attack has been reported in Baramulla. Both cases have nothing to do with the election. Adequate security arrangements have been made.