Elections in Azad Jammu and Kashmir to happen on July 25

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The election fee of Azad Kashmir on Thursday introduced the date of the 11th General Elections of the area which shall be held on July 25.

Elections shall be held in 33 constituencies of Azad Kashmir and 12 constituencies of Muhajireen Jammu and Kashmir.

According to the Election Commission, 2.82 million voters will train their proper to vote in Azad Kashmir, of which 1.59 million are male voters, whereas 1.297 million are feminine voters.

The Election Commission has mentioned that nomination papers could be submitted until June 21 and scrutiny of papers shall be completed until June 22 whereas the record shall be launched on the identical day.

According to the Election Commission, objections could be lodged until June 28 and 29 and appeals could be lodged until June 30, whereas nomination papers shall be returned by July 2.

It ought to be famous that the AJK Assembly’s phrases will finish on July 29, however to date, the schedule for the brand new election has not been issued.

NCOC suggests postponement of AJK election

Earlier, the NCOC had prompt suspending the upcoming Azad Jammu And Kashmir election by two months.

In this connection, the NCOC wrote a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner of AJK, stating that as a result of rise within the variety of coronavirus instances within the nation, the polls ought to be delayed.

The letter mentioned that giant political gatherings as a result of elections will result in the additional unfold of the possibly lethal virus within the state, including that the variety of coronavirus optimistic instances are already excessive therein.

The NCOC mentioned a million residents of AJK might be vaccinated by September 2021.


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