DDC chairperson election: PAGD faces defeat in Sgr as AP candidates emerge victorious
Malik elected chairperson Bilal is vice-chairperson
Srinagar: The Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Saturday faced defeat in the election for the post of chairperson of District Development Council (DDC) in Srinagar.
According to news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Apni Party candidate Aftab Malik bagged 10 votes while Malik’s rival bagged only three votes.
Bilal Ahmad, Apni Party’s candidate for vice-chairperson post managed to secure nine votes while his rival from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Manzoor Ahmad Bhat bagged only four votes.
Pertinently, KNO had carried a news that PAGD likely to face defeat in Srinagar.
Notably, BJP’s lone DDC member from Srinagar, Ajaz Hussain also supported JKAP candidates for both the posts —(KNO)
Kashmir Images is an English language daily newspaper published from Srinagar (J&K), India. The newspaper is one of the largest circulated English dailies of Kashmir and its hard copies reach every nook and corner of Kashmir Valley besides Jammu and Ladakh region.