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J&K: Elections

J&K BJP Leaders Feel Confident Of Winning Next Assembly Polls In UT

Dec 14, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

J&K BJP president Ravinder Raina said the delimitation commission is about to submit its report which will be followed by assembly elections in J&K.

Former NC Leader Junaid Mattu Elected Srinagar Mayor With BJP, People's Conference Support

Nov 06, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Mattu was announced as the mayoral candidate by Peoples Conference chairman Sajad Gani Lone hours after the election results were declared on October 20.

J&K Civic Polls: Valley Gives Cold Shoulder To Elections; Records 8.3 % Turnout

The polls to urban local bodies in Jammu and Kashmir will be held in four phases with the first completed Monday.

J&K Local Body Polls: BJP's Kashmiri Pandit Candidates Elected Unopposed In Shopian

Oct 03, 2018 Naseer Ganai

In Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, BJP fielded candidates in 13 out of 17 wards and won unopposed.

Article 35A: PDP Announces Boycott Of Panchayat, Municipal Polls

Article 35A, which gives special rights to people in the state and bars outsiders from owning immovable property, has been challenged in the Supreme Court.

01 September, 2018

J&K Govt Announces Schedule For Municipal,Panchayat Polls

Outlook Web Bureau

The government asked Chief Electoral Officer J&K to adjust the schedules keeping in view security, operational and the polling requirements.

25 September, 2017

Farooq Dar Cast His Vote Before Army Used Him As Human-Shield In Kashmir, Confirms Probe

Outlook Web Bureau

“I participate in the voting. I also voted in 2014. I want good roads for the village. After voting I had a tea with my mother and left for neighboring village for condolence meeting,” Dar had said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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