In a first, elections held for Chowkidar post in Pattan

Locals hail Tehsildar Pattan for democratic exercise

Locals hail Tehsildar Pattan for democratic exercise

Mohsin Khan 

Pattan 6 August (KNS): Elections were held for the post of Chowkidar in waripora Tapper area of North Kashmir's Baramulla district on Saturday.

 The process was supervised by Tehsildar Pattan Sakib Murtaza.

According to Kashmir News Service (KNS),  Five candidates applied for chowkidar post in Revenue Halqa waripora Tapper village.

Taking People of the area in consideration and to ensure transparency, Tehsildar Pattan initiated election process for the first time in History of J&K for the post.

Reports reaching KNS reveal that Voting which started at 7am today witnessed overwhelming participation in the election process.
Locals of the area appreciated the initiative of Tehsildar Pattan for transparent and democratic process.

Meanwhile the voting was going on when this report was being filed.(KNS)

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