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Thursday, September 23, 2021



'Delimitation is part of the agenda to further disempower people, so we decided not to be a party to it': Mehbooba Mufti

September 02, 2021 7:22 am

“It seems it was an exercise done to showcase this photo, where everybody was in the same frame,” Mufti tells The Indian Express in an interview

Redrawing J&K poll map: Act says EC’s job, Law Ministry says Delimitation panel’s

August 24, 2021 7:23 am

The J&K Reorganisation Act, 2019, under Section 60(1), entrusts the Election Commission (EC) with delimiting seven additional seats for the 83-member J&K Assembly, besides deciding reservation for the SC and ST communities.

Days after PM meet, delimitation panel plans visit to J&K

July 01, 2021 1:35 am

The Commission will be visiting J&K from July 6 to July 9, and interact with political parties, public representatives and state government officials for redrawing of boundaries of existing Assembly seats.

SEC to issue order on delimitation of wards for BMC polls next year 

June 25, 2021 10:36 pm

In a response to BMC’s leader of opposition Ravi Raja, the state election body has said after the revised ward boundaries are published, suggestions and objections will also be invited from the public.

Since split, first key political move: Centre calls all-party meet on J&K delimitation

June 19, 2021 6:57 pm

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti Friday confirmed to The Indian Express that she had received a call to join a meeting with the “top leadership” in New Delhi on June 24.

Delimitation panel to visit 4 NE states, J&K after preparing broad framework to redraw constituencies

August 30, 2020 5:48 pm

The commission will also seek views and inputs of its "associate members" -- a group of Lok Sabha members and MLAs -- after drawing up the broad framework.

Delimitation muddles process: Too many wards,too many symbols

April 09, 2014 6:11 pm

With wardbandi (delimitation) being introduced for the July 3 panchayat elections in Punjab,those supposed to print ballot papers for the polls are in for a tough time. The reason being that different combination of symbols for each ward is leading to confusion.

Here,BSP’s caste math may go for a toss

February 22, 2012 4:42 am

Dibiyapur,a small town in UP’s Auraiya district,is where Chief Minister Mayawati’s image of a “good administrator” was dealt the first blow — after the brutal killing of PWD engineer Manoj Gupta in December 2008.

BJP feels the heat in new OBC-Muslim seat

January 26, 2012 2:09 am

Bhadokhar was part of Sohawal (SC) constituency which now does not exist.

Delimitation alters political boundaries,brings new challenges for politicians

July 14, 2011 1:14 am

Post delimitation,the new assembly constituencies which have now taken shape will throw up interesting political candidates and equations for the 2012 Assembly elections.