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Published:March 9th, 2009 11:08 EST
Election Committees Constituted

Election Committees Constituted

By SOP newswire2

Prof. Bhim Singh, Chairman of JKNPP constituted the "Election Campaign Committee` for Lok Sabha polls under the chairmanship of Mr. Harsh Dev Singh with Shri Bharat Bhushan Kotwal Adv. as its Vice-Chairman, Shri Bansi Lal Sharma, as Member Secretary of the committees. The other Members of the committee shall includes Shri Balwant Singh Mankotia, MLA, Shri Yashpal Kundal, MLA, Shri Faqir Nath, Ex-MLA, Ms Anita Thakur, Mr. Ghulam Mohd. Shan Adv., S. Daljit Singh, Mr. Ghulam Ali Engineer, Mr. H.C. Jalmeria Adv., Mr. P.K. Ganju, Shri Shanti Swaroop Basotra, Mr. Iqbal Choudhary, Mr. R.S. Manju, Mr. Vilakshan Singh.

Prof. Bhim Singh also re-designated Districts Panthers Committees as Districts Election Committees from immediate effect which shall work under the direction, supervision and guidance of the Election Campaign Committees. Districts Presidents shall act as Presidents of District Election Committees.

In addition to the Districts some Zonal Committees have also been constituted namely; Billawar, Zonal Election Committee shall be headed by Shri Shanti Basotra. The Zone shall include Bani, Basholi and Billawar Constituencies. Similarly, Batote, Zonal Election Committee shall be headed by Shri Ajaj Ahmed. The Zone shall include Asar-Bugger, Batote-Sanasar, Bulundh Pur areas. Shri Basharat Ali shall head the Ramkote Zonal Election Committee. Mr. Raghubir Singh and Mr. Manoj Gupta shall be Zonal Vice-Presidents of the Election Committee, Mr. Devinder Singh shall be President of Gandoh-Bhalesa Zonal Election Committee.

The Districts Election Committees Presidents have been authorized to constitute a Block and local Zonal Committees.

In the absence of the Chairman of JKNPP, Mr. Harsh Dev Singh shall preside over the meeting of the Parliamentary Board to select the candidates of the Lok Sabha from Jammu and Kashmir. He has been authorized to interact with other political parties for the adjustment of seats with other parties.