The first of eight District Development Council (DDC) elections and by-passes for Jammu and Kashmir panches and sarpanchs took place on Saturday with nearly 52% turnout. Voting for the J&K DDC elections began at 7 a.m. in various voting booths. Multi-level security arrangements have been made for the SDC elections. The first round of the DDC inaugural elections in eight phases went smoothly, except for a minor stone-throwing incident in Kulgam. #JammuKashmir #DDCPolls Subscribe to India Today for NEW VIDEOS EVERY DAY and make sure to turn on push notifications so you never miss a new video. All you have to do is hit the bell icon next to the Subscribe button! India Today TV is the leading English news channel in India. The India Today YouTube channel features the latest news videos on Politics, Business, Cricket, Bollywood, Lifestyle, Automotive, Technology, Travel, Entertainment and more. Stay tuned for the latest updates and in-depth analysis of news from India and around the world! Download India’s # 1 News Video Editor Mobile App: Follow Us: Official Site: Twitter: Facebook: Telegram :.