*BDC Polls 2019 culminates successfully in Doda with a voter turnout of 99.158%* _9 blocks out of 17 witnessed 100% turnout_

Publish Date : 07/11/2019
DODA, October 25:The Block Development Council (BDC) Polls in 17 blocks of District Doda held yesterday peacefully under the overall supervision of District Panchayat Election Officer (DPEO) Doda, Dr Sagar D Doifode here. 
DPEO Doda informed that an overwhelming 99.158% voters exercised their franchise in 17 blocks of District Doda in which 1884 voters casted their votes with 1300 Male and 584 female and expressed his great satisfaction that BDC elections conducted in free, fair and peaceful manner.
He further informed that tight security arrangements have been made at all polling stations.
It is pertinent to mention here that the polling started today from 09:am to 1:00 and counting was also held 03:00pm onwards followed by declaration of result.
In BDC election result,17 candidates belonging to both party and independent cadre have been elected today as chairperson of 17 BDC’s, besides 08 chairpersons out of 17 are female.