BJP candidate dies before voting

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Oct 10: A BJP candidate died of heart attack today when he was about to cast his vote in the second phase of the Municipal elections in Ramban district, officials said.
Azad Singh Raju, 62, a former employee of the Irrigation and Flood Control Department, died at a local polling station before casting his vote, they said.
He was rushed to a hospital, where doctors declared him as brought dead.
Raju was among 24 candidates in the fray for the seven Municipal bodies of Ramban district.