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SRINAGAR: With the Delimitation Fee writing to Deputy Commissioners of Jammu and Kashmir, asking them to share knowledge of voters of their districts and Meeting segments, a division has come to the fore between the BJP and a few Jammu-based events over the method.
The BJP strongly helps utilizing the 2011 census as the idea for the delimitation train, whereas some Jammu-based events are of the view that the method shouldn’t be based mostly on the 2011 census. “Because the 2011 census is the newest census, the delimitation train needs to be performed as per it solely,” a senior J&Okay BJP chief stated.
Jammu-based chief and Dogra Saddar Sabha president Gurchain Singh Charak stated the Delimitation Fee ought to perform a correct delimitation workout routines to carve out new Meeting and parliamentary constituencies. “In the present day Jammu shouldn’t be the outdated Jammu. Half of Kashmir resides right here. They’ve constructed everlasting properties right here. The fee ought to be aware of it and never confine itself to 2011 census,” he stated.
The Delimitation Fee headed by Justice (retd) Ranjana Prakash Desai was fashioned in March final 12 months to carve out extra Meeting and parliamentary constituencies in J&Okay. The fee’s time period was prolonged by one 12 months in March this 12 months.