SRINAGAR: The Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, Shaleen Kabra today issued
notification for the conduct of the fourth phase of Panchayati
Polls-2018 to elect Sarpanches and Panches.
The notification has been issued for Blocks Mawer and Qalamabad in
District Kupwara, Bandipora in District Bandipora, Bijhama, Wailoo,
and Singhpora in Baramulla District, Beerwah, and Waterhail in Budgam
District, Pulwama and Aripal in District Pulwama, Shopian in District
Shopian, Kund in Kulgam District, Achabal, Qazigund, Vessu, Shangus,
and Chittergul in District Anantnag of Kashmir Division.
In Jammu Division, the Panchayati elections will be held in the fourth
Phase in Block Kishtwar in Kishtwar District, Doda (Ghat), Dali
Udyanpur and Gundana in Doda District, Ukhral in Ramban District,
Ramnagar and Ghordi in Udhampur District, Bilawar, Mandli, Nagrota
Gujroo, and Dinga Amb in Kathua District, Bhalwal Brahmana, Khour,
Samwan, Khara Bhalli, and Pargwal in Jammu District, Doongi, and Qila
Darhal in Rajouri District and Poonch in Poonch District.
According to the notification, the last date for making nominations is
November 08, 2018 (Thursday), the date for the scrutiny of nominations
is November 09, 2018 (Friday), the last date for withdrawal of
candidature is November 12, 2018 (Monday), the date on which a poll,
if necessary, shall be held on November 27, 2018 (Tuesday) from 8.00
am to 2.00 pm, the date of counting is November 27, 2018 (Tuesday)
unless notified otherwise, and the date before which the election
shall be completed on 17 December, 2018 (Monday).