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, KNO reported.
Apni Party candidate, Aftab Malik, bagged 10 votes while his 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.
Notably, BJP’s lone DDC member from Srinagar, Ajaz Hussain, also supported JKAP candidates for both the posts. (KNO)