The voting in the eight phase began at 8 am at 2,633 polling stations - 550 in Kashmir division and 2,083 in Jammu division and ended peacefully at 2 pm.
It also noted that the "ease of breathing" cannot be compromised for the "ease of business".
The high court had on December 7 come down heavily on the government for not responding to BJP's letters seeking permission for its 'rath yatras' in the state.
His comments came a day after Lt Gen (retd) D S Hooda, who was associated with the operation, said it was natural to have initial euphoria over the success but the constant hype around the surgical strikes was unwarranted.
Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh said that locals were sharing information about terrorists' movements with the Army, which is a positive sign.
The Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Council Dhananjay Munde also alleged that seeking loan from temples is indicative of "fiscal bankruptcy" of the state government.
The transfers are understood to be in line with the findings of the report on police handling of the situation.
The Congress leader reiterated his party's demand for a floor test.
Import growth also falls sharply in November to the slowest pace since October 2016, which signals continuing weakness in domestic demand.
Further A330neo deliveries have been slowed by snags at engine maker Rolls-Royce and Airbus's incoming chief executive said last month those delays should be re-absorbed by end-2019.
Plans are afoot to scale up to over 1,000 techies across engineering and product teams in Bengaluru and Hyderabad said the company which currently has 500 plus engineers across the two locations.
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But investors were continuing to edge back into emerging market stocks, which saw their eighth week of inflows with $2.7 billion.
The MERC has appointed a two-member fact-finding committee to look into consumer complaints to ascertain the reasons for the sudden upsurge in consumption.
The gang had launched simultaneous assaults on two banks on the same street in Milagres.
The critical employment report on December 7 gave a mixed message about the state of the economy.
The lawyer said that Meng had personally denied to American bankers any direct connections between Huawei and the subsidiary, SkyCom, when in fact "SkyCom is Huawei."
Uber's confidential filing indicates it could go public as soon as the first quarter.
The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia-led allies agreed to trim output by 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd) beginning in January 2019.
The Chief Electoral Officer said at the end of seven phases of the panchayat polls, the state recorded an overall voter turnout of 73.8 percent, with 44.4 percent in the Kashmir division and 83.2 percent in the Jammu division.
According to the complaint, in May 2018, Begwani came across copies of demand notices served by the Income Tax Department upon IL&FS Rail.
As many as 6.86 crore I-T returns have been filed this year and the number is expected to go up to 7.6 crore before the present government completes its five year term, he said.
Oil prices jumped about 5 percent to more than $63 a barrel by 1500 GMT as the combined cut of 1.2 million bpd was larger than the minimum 1 million bpd that the market had expected.
A bench headed by Justice D Y Chandrachud asked accounting firm Grant Thornton to carry out the forensic audit of Unitech and all its subsidiary companies since January 2006.
Kudlow said Huawei had been warned for "quite some time" about violations on Iran sanctions, but added he remains optimistic about the trade talks.