The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference (JKNC) on Saturday rejected the second draft proposal of the Delimitation Commission which has suggested the creation of new constituencies and redrawing of others in Jammu and Kashmir.
“JKNC summarily rejects draft working paper made available by Delimitation Commission to associate members on 4th Feb 2022,” the NC Spokesperson Imran Nabi Dar said.
He said that a detailed response will follow after the party has time to discuss the implications of what has been proposed.
As reported by Kashmir Walla earlier Delimitation Commission has proposed that Baramulla has got two new constituencies, Kunzer and Tangmarg, while the existing Sangrama constituency has been merged with Tangmarg.
The commission has proposed a new constituency Trehgam in Kupwara district and added Kralpora tehsil to Karnah constituency.
Similarly, Shangus constituency has been divided between Anantnag East and Lernoo constituencies in south Kashmir.
Chanpora is the new constituency comprising the whole Chanpora tehsil in Srinagar district.
Hom Shali Bug constituency has also been obliterated from Kulgam district.