Srinagar, Nov 6: Police on Friday said adequate security arrangements are being made to ensure peaceful conduct of District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir.
DIG South Kashmir Atul Goel Friday said police was making adequate security arrangements for candidates and polling officers for DDC polls.
“We want to make violence free polls. We hope people in large number will come out to vote,” he said.
State Election Commissioner K K Sharma on Wednesday announced the first ever DDC elections in Jammu and Kashmir in eight phases from November 28.
The elections for the vacant seats of sarpanchs and panchs and Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) will also be held simultaneously with the DDC polls.