Monday, April 23, 2018
Kashmir Times Logo
Jammu Kashmir
EC notification for by-poll to Anantnag LS seat
JAMMU, Mar 17: Election Commission today issued notification of the by-elections to Anantnag parliamentary seat, which will go to polls on April 12.

As per the notification, March 24 has been fixed as the last date for filing of nominations.

The scrutiny of papers will be on March 27, while the last date of withdrawal of candidature is March 29 and polling on April 12.

The voting will be from 7.00 AM to 5.00 PM, it said.

Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency seat fell vacant after Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was elected to the state Legislature.

Mufti Tassaduq Hussain, cinematographer-turned-politician son of PDP founder late Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, will the ruling party’s candidate for the seat.

Hussain’s candidature was cleared by the ruling PDPs Political Affairs Committee (PAC), a party spokesman said in a statement here.

Jammu and Kashmir Congress chief and former minister Ghulam Ahmed Mir is the NC-Congress alliance candidate.

News Updated at : Saturday, March 18, 2017
Comment on this Story 

Top Stories of the Day  
Court extends Masrat’s judicial remand till Mar 22
SRINAGAR, Mar 17: A Bandipora court has extended judicial remand of Muslim League chairman and senior Hurriyat Conference leader Masarat Alam Bhat till March 22. Sources said the remand was extended by Chief Judicial Magistrate Bandipora on a plea by police and the order comes a day before Sessions Judge Bandipora is likely to hear arguments on state’s plea against bail granted to Alam. Alam, who is presently being detained at Police Station Sumbal, was granted bail by Chief Judicial Magistra
> Proposal to make Gilgit-Baltistan as Pak province unacceptable: Separatists
> China mum over Pak plan on Gilgit-Baltistan
> Court grants bail to Gulzar Peer in stone pelting case
> Exchange of fire in Pulwama
> No clue so far about 2 missing Indian clerics: Pak
Other Stories from Web  
Find us on
Weather Report
Shridev Sharma
Mata Vaishnodevi | Matavaishnodevi | Mata Vaishno Devi
Electric Blanket | Electric Bed Warmers | Electric Under Blankets | Electric Heating Blanket
Web Design Jammu, Web Design Company, Ideogram Jammu
Home | Contact Us | Kashmir Times | Kashmir Times E-Paper - Jammu | Kashmir Times E-Paper - Srinagar | Dainik Kashmir Times | Jammu Prabhat
Copyright 2013 Kashmir Times Group. All rights reserved. Powered by Ideogram Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.