In connection with the third phase of Azad Kashmir local body elections, polling will be held in Mirpur division today.
Mirpur Division consists of three districts Mirpur, Bhimbar and Kotli, the total number of voters across the division is 12 lakh 38 thousand 49.
The number of male voters in Mirpur division is 6 lakh 55 thousand 550, the total number of female voters is 5 lakh 82 thousand 499, there will be election in total 1 thousand 70 seats in the division.
Mirpur Division consists of 2 Municipal Corporations, a Municipal Committee, 9 Town Committees.
During the elections, more than 9 thousand people including 5 thousand personnel of Azad Kashmir Police will be posted.
This is the third phase of local body elections in Azad Kashmir. In the first phase, elections were held in Muzaffarabad division on November 27, while the polling process was completed in Poonch division on December 3.