Feb 28, 1998, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9121039
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kashmir trouble-torn in polling mar clashes violent and jammu the between clashes violent - irna 28, .feb delhi, new today polling the marred agitators anti-poll the and police kashmir of state trouble-torn the in constituency srinagar sensitive the in .kashmir and jammu the of parts several in charge baton to resort to had police a on elections the boycotting mob, the disperse to constituency kashmiri ,(aphc) conference hurriyat party all the by given call .organization umbrella separatists' strike, general two-day for call hurriyat's the meanwhile, pro-india" calls it what against protest in today, begining .around and srinagar in response total near evoked "elections registered was out turn percent 6 only as dull was polling the .noon till reason main the also was cold severe call, boycott the beside .out turn low extremely an behind the in falling booths polling several in cast was vote single no .militants the by controlled areas in as security tight under held was polling the however, attempts of incidents fewer were there polls, 1996 the to comparision .elections the disrupt to thursday on adminsitration kashmir the measure, preemptive a as chief its including hurriyat, the of leadership top the placed .arrest house under farooq, umar meerwaez the in over is process poll the after only released be will they .7 march on valley kashmir ruling the that today here irna told sources hurriyat meanwhile, police state the with along volunteers (nc) conference national srinagar in areas several in vote to people coercing in indulged .town their of out people taken have to reported also is army indian" national the of favour in votes their cast to them forced and houses chief kashmir of son the abdullah, umar candidate, conference .spokesman hurriyat the alleged ,"abdullah farooq minister house lower sabha, lok 543-member to members six send will kashmir 23 22, 16, february on held were elections which for parliament, of .today and 7 march on place take will polls the of round last and fith the .kashmir in constituencies three in capital in jaitley ashok secretary chief state the meanwhile, .cent per 40 nearly touch might average overall the said srinagar ma/ms/rr end