KARGIL, Oct. 9, 2023 (TBINN)
Congress and National Conference alliance has defeated Bhartiya Janta Party in the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Council elections in Kargil, in the first-ever poll held in Jammu & Kashmir after Article 370 was scrapped in 2019.
As the counting of the 26-seat Ladakh Council went on, Congress and National Conference left B.J.P. far behind. Out of the 22 seats, the results of which were declared, Congress won eight seats, National Conference 11. Whereas, the B.J.P. only won two seats and one seat went to an Independent candidate.