The delimitation course of for the meeting and Lok Sabha constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir has been almost accomplished by a Centre-appointed fee, sources have instructed News18. In line with them, the panel will current its report pertaining to the outlining of the meeting seats on Thursday throughout a scheduled assembly.
The delimitation fee has determined to assign 43 seats to the Jammu area and 47 to Kashmir. Of those, 9 constituencies might be reserved for Scheduled Tribes (STs) and 7 for Scheduled Castes (SCs).
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sushil Chandra, who can also be a member of the delimitation fee, had instructed News18 just lately that the method of outlining the meeting and Lok Sabha seats in J&Ok could be performed by Could 6.
“The delimitation train in Jammu and Kashmir has been on since March 2020,” he mentioned within the unique dialog. “It’s been two years and the fee’s tenure is until Could 6. By Could 6, 2022, undoubtedly, the report on J&Ok delimitation might be submitted and the method might be full.”
Since Jammu and Kashmir was stripped of its particular standing with the abrogation of sections of Articles 370 of the Structure in August 2019, in response to new guidelines, the variety of meeting constituencies has been elevated from 107 to 114.
Nonetheless, 24 of those seats are in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). So, for now, the delimitation train is simply being carried out for 90 seats.