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Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections

Jammu and Kashmir assembly election in 2021 after delimitation: EC sources

Sources in the Election Commission told Zee News that the process of delimitation in Jammu and Kashmir will begin after October 31 and will take at least 10 to 15 months for completion.

Aug 29, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

EC calls high-level meeting to discuss Jammu and Kashmir Assembly poll

The Election Commission (EC) has called a high-level meeting in New Delhi on Friday to discuss possibilities of holding the Assembly poll in Jammu and Kashmir, which is presently under President’s rule.

Apr 26, 2019, 10:58 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Election Commission to hold meeting to discuss Jammu and Kashmir elections today

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora will conduct a meeting, on Tuesday, to discuss modalities for Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections.

Mar 12, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

Jammu and Kashmir assembly election will not be held along with Lok Sabha election: EC

The Jammu and Kashmir assembly was dissolved on November 2018 after the ruling coalition between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the People's Democratic Party (PDP) fell apart in June 2018.

Mar 10, 2019, 19:42 PM IST

BJP ready for assembly and parliamentary elections in Jammu and Kashmir: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Jammu and Kashmir is currently under President's rule.

Jan 19, 2019, 21:17 PM IST

Don't project good turnout in J&K polls as strategic victory: Omar

Projecting a good turnout in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections as a strategic victory over Pakistan is akin to converting the polls into some sort of a "plebiscite", Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Monday, disputing the remarks made by NSA Ajit Doval on the issue.

Dec 22, 2014, 21:48 PM IST

Army Chief visits J&K forward areas ahead of 2nd phase polling

Ahead of the second phase polling in Jammu and Kashmir, Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Monday visited the forward areas and reviewed overall security situation prevailing in the Valley.

Dec 01, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

J&K polls: Jammu gets mobile application for election updates

As the state of Jammu and Kashmir prepares for the assembly elections, the android phone users in Jammu region can now avail of the latest election news updates on their mobile devices.

Nov 24, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

J&K polls: 90% of crowd at Modi's rally constituted of outsiders, says Congress

Congress on Sunday alleged that a large part of the crowd that attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Kishtwar rally had come from other parts of the country while the locals constituted only 10 per cent.

Nov 23, 2014, 22:03 PM IST

J&K polls: 226 polling parties dispatched to Doda, Ramban

Amid tight security, 226 polling parties were on Sunday dispatched to far-flung booths in four Assembly constituencies in Doda and Ramban districts of Jammu and Kashmir for first phase of polling on November 25.

Nov 23, 2014, 21:52 PM IST

J&K polls: Modi's remarks on dynastic politics 'election rhetoric', says PDP

Dismissing Narendra Modi's criticism of dynastic politics and corruption in Jammu and Kashmir, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said it was "election rhetoric" and exposed the Prime Minister's ignorance about the state.

Nov 23, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

J&K polls: 'Congress will sweep first phase polls riding on 'Azad Wave'"

Claiming that there is no 'Modi Wave' in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress on Saturday said the party would sweep the first phase of elections riding on 'Azad Wave'.

Nov 22, 2014, 21:22 PM IST

J&K polls: JKNPP alleges model code violation during PM's Kishtwar rally

Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of violating the model code of conduct by addressing a state government sponsored election rally in Kishtwar.

Nov 22, 2014, 19:40 PM IST

J&K polls: BJP won't make Article 370 a poll issue, says Rajnath Singh

BJP will not make the abrogation of Article 370 an election issue in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday indicated even as he said that attempts were being made by rival parties to create fear psychosis over the matter.

Nov 22, 2014, 19:37 PM IST

PM Modi to hit campaign trail in J&K on Saturday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on whom BJP is banking heavily, will hit the campaign trail in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday when he addresses a public rally in Kishtwar, four days ahead of the first phase of balloting for the Assembly elections in the state.

Nov 22, 2014, 01:49 AM IST

J&K polls: Chenab Valley may be the clincher, parties go all out to woo

It is famous as "mini Kashmir" for its resemblance to scenic beauty of the Valley, but mountain-locked Bhaderwah lacks development and basic tourism infrastructure which people allege is due to the "discrimination" meted out to it.

Nov 20, 2014, 13:04 PM IST

Veteran journalist joins electoral fray in Srinagar

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday announced the candidature of veteran Kashmiri journalist Zafar Meraj for the state Assembly polls.

Nov 18, 2014, 13:25 PM IST

SC declines plea to put on hold Jammu and Kashmir polls

The Supreme Court on Monday declined a plea by Jammu and Kashmir Awami National Conference to put on hold the elections to the state assembly, as the party contended that a large number of people displaced on account of recent devastating floods will not able to exercise their franchise.

Nov 17, 2014, 13:06 PM IST

J&K polls: Union Minister VK Singh to visit Kashmir on Saturday

Union Minister of State for External Affairs and BJP leader General (Retd) VK Singh will visit Kashmir on Saturday to interact with the party leaders and candidates for the forthcoming Assembly elections.

Nov 14, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

J&K polls: There will be no Modi wave or BJP magic in Kashmir, says Congress

Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) president Saif-ud-Din Soz on Friday said here that there would be no "Modi or BJP magic" in the state in the upcoming assembly elections.

Nov 14, 2014, 18:58 PM IST