The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Election Fee (AJKEC) has finalised all preparations to carry basic elections within the month of July.
“Making needed preparations for organising the overall elections 2021 of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Meeting (AJKLA) in pursuant to Article 22(4) of the AJK Interim Structure 1974 and the election legal guidelines in the intervening time in drive,” AJKEC member Farhat Ali Mir mentioned whereas speaking to journalists in Muzaffarabad on Monday.
The final election shall be held inside a interval of 60 days instantly previous the day on which 5 years time period of the meeting is because of expire newest by July 29, he added
Mir additionally mentioned that they already made preparations and on this regard, electoral rolls of 33 constituencies situated throughout the limits of AJK have been printed. Whereas electoral rolls for 12 seats of Jammu and Kashmir refugees settled in Pakistan shall be revealed earlier than June 1.
He mentioned that each one needed preparations have been finalised for holding of the forthcoming polls throughout the constitutional timeframe.
“The chief authorities of AJK authorities have been suggested to offer administrative, monetary and logistic assist to the AJKEC on an emergency foundation as envisaged by the Structure and election legal guidelines with none slightest lapse on their half,: he mentioned, including, “The timeline for holding election 2021 is expressively decided below the provisions of the AJK Interim Structure 1974 which shall be adopted.”
The AJKEC member went on to say that there’s completely no provision or an opportunity to trigger a delay in organising the election past the Constitutional timeline and framework, and such can’t be performed in any case in view of sacrosanct provisions of the Structure and the election legal guidelines.
“All is about to hold on course of and to conduct election throughout the constitutional timeline. If any confusion or hypothesis opposite to the aforesaid constitutional provisions is unfold by way of totally different technique of communication together with social media must be averted in the very best of public curiosity and supremacy of the Structure.”
Amongst many precautionary measures to take care of regulation and order state of affairs, he mentioned, the AJKEC has categorically suggested that chief secretary and different govt authorities ought to instantly request to the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) for enhancing the vaccination marketing campaign inside AJK to “be certain that the lots ought to keep protected whereas assembling on the polling stations”.
The AJKEC additional determined to extend the variety of polling stations because of the concern of Covid-19 unfold and directed that SOPs shall be adopted within the letter and spirit, the member of AJKEC additionally mentioned.