Srinagar: In a significant move, a top official of the Election Commission of India(ECI) would held a virtual meeting with all deputy commissioners of Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday to discuss the details shared by them with the poll-body about demographic and topographic information of electoral constituencies in their respective jurisdictions.
Sources told that deputy election commissioner Chandra Bushan Kumar would hold two separate meetings with DCs of J&K Union Territory to discuss the data submitted by them to the poll-body.
“ ……. I am directed to inform you that Deputy Election Commissioner , Chandra Bushan Kumar shall be holding a virtual meeting with all district election officers in two groups on 23rd June 2021,” reads a letter from Joint Chief Electoral Officer, J&K to DCs.
According to schedule, the Deputy Election Commissioner would hold a meeting with DEOs of Kupwara, Bandipora, Baramulla, Srinagar, Ganderbal, Budgam, Jammu, Samba Rajouri and Poonch between 11:00 am to 12: 30 pm.
Later, he would hold a meeting with DEOs of Kishtwar, Doda, Ramban, Udhampur, Reasi, Kathua, Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam and Anantnag between 13:30 pm to 15:00 pm.
The meeting is being held after DCs submitted data about electorate, topography and other details of the Assembly constituencies within their jurisdiction.