Presiding Officer Suffers Heart Attack in Srinagar

SRINAGAR — Voting process was disrupted for sometime at a polling booth here in Kashmir capital Srinagar after the Presiding Officer of the booth suffered heart attack on Thursday morning.

Reports said that the Presiding Officer of polling booth number 85 at Government Middle School Wazah bagh Amira Kadal Zuhaib Bazaz suffered heart attack when couple of voters were casting their votes.

The voting process was stopped while the Presiding Officer was shifted to hospital for treatment. “We accompanied him to SMHS Hospital. He has suffered a mild heart attack and is stable now,” said one of his colleagues to a local news agency.

 

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