Polling begins in Budgam amid tight security

SRINAGAR (CIHAN)- Amid tight security arrangements, polling for Srinagar constituency began today morning. This is the fourth round of polling in the state that will decide the fate of 12 candidates.

National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Tariq Hameed Karra are the big names in the fray in Srinagar parliamentary constituency, which is spread over three districts of Srinagar, Budgam and Ganderbal.

About 13 lakh voters are expected to vote today. Near about 30000 paramilitary forces have been placed to ensure hassle free elections.