Srinagar, April 15: National Conference president and candidate for Srinagar parliament seat is leading by 10,223 votes against his rival and PDP candidate Nazir Ahmad Khan.
As the counting is underway at 03:12 pm, Farooq has got 44129 while Khan has got 33906 out of the 81317 counted so far.
Only 7.14 %votes were cast out of 12.61 lakh in the two round polling in the seat.
The counting of votes is underway for by-polls to Srinagar sear on which polling was held for seat on April 9 and re-polling on April 13 after violence and killings in Budgam and Ganderbal on the polling day. (KNS)