|July 15, 2014 at 9:33 am #5511|
Elections to the five wards of Arvalem village panchayat after a gap of 13 years drew a good response as authorities recorded 90.65 % turnout on Sunday.
Election officer Gurudas Desai said that the election was held peacefully due to strong police presence.
A total of 23 candidates are in the fray while 1,444 of 1,593 voters, including 721 male and 723 female voters cast their franchise.
Source/Reference: Times of India, “Arvalem panchayat polls after 13 years“