J&K DDC election results today, counting to begin at 9 am

The Jammu and Kashmir State Election Commissioner (SEC), K.K. Sharma said that the District Development Council (DDC) election results could be accessed online today (December 22).

While briefing the media about the availability of election results on the website http://ceojk.nic.in, the SEC stated that the state election authority would facilitate people and the media alike to access the election results and trends on a dynamic basis. The counting of votes will take place today.

He said that soon after the randomisation and time-tested protocols, the ballot boxes would be opened and ballot papers would be mixed subsequently for counting and the updated information would be given to the people on the website.

The SEC added that the counting today would decide the fate of 2,178 candidates for the 280 DDC seats.

He also informed that the overall voting percentage in all the eight phases across the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir was 51.42 per cent and over 30 lakh votes would be counted at the counting centres today.