In Jammu and Kashmir, polling was held peacefully today for the eighth phase of ongoing Panchayat elections.
In this phase, voting took place in 32 blocks from 13 districts of Jammu and Kashmir Divisions.
These are 18 blocks of Jammu region and 14 blocks in Kashmir Valley.
In this phase, 6,304 candidates are in fray for 331 Sarpanch and 2007 Panch seats. Forty-three Sarpanchs and 681 Panchs have been elected unopposed in this Phase.