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AIKS urges EC to include Kashmiri Pandits in voters list for civic polls

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

The Samaj (AIKS) today appealed to the (ECI) to direct the authorities concerned to include Pandits in voters list for the forthcoming Panchayat and Urban Local Bodies polls in

In a meeting here, the members of flayed the for "denying" the community their democratic right.

"The appeals to the election authority of J&K and the to direct the authorities concerned to include Pandits in voters list immediately," said Col Tej Tikoo, the of

This concern was also raised by various organisations such as All State Conference (ASKPC), All (APMCC), All India Conference (AIKPC), Panun Kashmir, Youth All India Kashmir Samaj (YAIKS), Vishwa Samiti (VKPS).

They have urged N N Vohra to intervene in the matter.

The were last conducted in January-February 2005 and the elected bodies had completed their five-year term in March 2010.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, August 09 2018. 17:10 IST
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