Delimitation

Need to maintain sanctity of the delimitation process

Meanwhile, the government has asked the Election Commission to redraw constituencies in Assam.

published on : 7th January 2023

NRC cannot deliver demographic safeguards, delimitation can: Himanta Biswa Sarma

“The notification issued by the year-end for delimitation is a breakthrough for Assam. We were unsuccessful in NRC (National Register of Citizens).

published on : 2nd January 2023

NRC couldn’t but delimitation can safeguard Assam’s future: Himanta

The Assam CM further said the delimitation process will be a "data-based" and "non-political" exercise.

published on : 1st January 2023

Assam merges four districts, changes jurisdiction of some villages ahead of EC delimitation

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said it was only "temporary" and did not disclose the reason behind the decision.

published on : 31st December 2022

EC makes 2001 census basis of  Assam delimitation

“As mandated under Article 170 of the Constitution, Census figures (2001) shall be used for the purpose of readjustment of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies in the State.

published on : 28th December 2022

Election Commission initiates delimitation exercise in Assam

The EC will design and finalise its own guidelines and methodology for the purpose of delimiting the constituencies.

published on : 27th December 2022

SC reserves verdict in plea against J&K delimitation

The plea had also challenged the notifications issued in 2020 by the Ministry of Law and Justice for constituting a delimitation panel to take up the exercise in the Union Territory.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Jammu and Kashmir delimitation order above challenge: Centre to SC

“The instant Writ Petition is nothing but a frivolous attempt to challenge the orders of the Delimitation Commission without any basis.

published on : 5th October 2022

Delimitation orders once published in Gazette cannot be challenged: Centre tells SC

The affidavit has been filed in the plea preferred by Srinagar-resident Haji Abdul Gani Khan.

published on : 4th October 2022

AAP submits objection on draft delimitation report; flags discrepancies

Party delegation flags issue of discrepancies in number of electorates in each wards 

published on : 30th September 2022

MCD delimitation formula no different from 2012 trifurcation, says panel

The three principal opposition parties are questioning the methodology and manner of recarving the boundaries of the municipal wards.

published on : 16th September 2022

Delimitation panel to use 2011 census to make municipal wards in Delhi

Maps to be used to mark areas, each constituency to have 3 wards

published on : 30th July 2022

Haryana to get new Assembly building in Chandigarh

As per an estimate based on the population of Haryana in the new delimitation, the number of Assembly constituencies will be 126 and the number of Lok Sabha constituencies will be 14.

published on : 10th July 2022

Will polls happen in Valley? Electoral roll-revision in J&K sets off speculations

In a letter to J&K’s chief electoral officer, the ECI has directed that the entire exercise of special summary revision of photo electoral rolls should be completed by October 31.

published on : 1st July 2022

BBMP gets thousands of objections to delimitation

On Friday, the government had issued the notification on delimitation of wards, raising the existing ward numbers from 198 to 243

published on : 29th June 2022

Citizens upset over filing of objections offline

Citizens are upset with the BBMP for declining to entertain online objections to its draft notification on ward delimitation, released on Thursday.

published on : 25th June 2022

Delimitation draft: You can’t submit objections online

Speaking to media, he said citizens can see the draft online, which was uploaded on the BBMP website http://bbmpdelimitation2022.com on Friday evening,

published on : 25th June 2022

Panchayat elections: Karnataka HC directs State to complete delimitation, OBC reservation in 12 weeks

A division bench of Chief Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi and Justice Ashok S Kinagi passed the order after hearing the petition filed by the SEC in 2021.

published on : 24th May 2022

BBMP delimitation will not cover 5 sq km of suburbs

243 wards will be carved out with an average population of 35,000.Process should be complete by July-end to hold the BBMP elections  

published on : 21st May 2022

Roadblock cleared for state polls as J&K delimitation panel orders come into effect

The three-member delimitation panel was headed by Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai, a retired judge of the Supreme Court.

published on : 20th May 2022
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