The EC also said that there was a legal vacuum in this area, which it is filling by issuing these guidelines.
J&K issued a circular following EC’s strong exception to engagement of children in poll-related activities.
Khemka had submitted his 105-page report to the state government on May 21, 2013.
A senior Election Commission official said that the EC’s view on making voting compulsory, as sought in a PIL pending in the SC, was being firmed up.
In its reply to the Election Commission, the MHA stated that no decision in this matter had so far been taken.
MHA was asked to explain move as Delhi is headed for bypolls on 3 seats
The court made the observations after J&K National Panthers Party Bhim Singh submitted that the Model Code of Conduct was coming in the way of relief work.
One leader indicated Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay could contest from one of the seats.
There are worries that a long-drawn-out electoral process will favour the national parties as they can manage the logistics, ration out funds and keep cadres motivated over such a long period.
Narula addressed the press in Srinagar, giving details about the assembly segments that will go to polls in five phases.
Despite the Delhi Assembly being suspended, the EC has decided to fill these vacancies.
The Election Commission announced a five-phase election to the state assembly beginning November 25.
The three constituencies – Mehrauli, Tuglakabad and Krishna Nagar – will go to polls on November 25.
Polls will be held in a five-phased manner in J&K, Jharkhand and voting will begin on November 25 in both states.
Sharma, who has submitted his resignation, is a Congress legislator from Akhnoor and he is known as firebrand party leader.