18 February, 2020
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Syllabus subtopic: Statutory, Regulatory and various Quasi-judicial Bodies.
Prelims and Mains focus: about the move and its significance; about Delimitation Commission of India: composition and mandate
News: About six months after the State of Jammu and Kashmir was split into the Union Territories of J&K and Ladakh, the government moved to start the delimitation of Assembly constituencies in J&K.
The Election Commission had held a meeting in August 2019 to discuss the delimitation process and enrolled two officials who had worked on previous delimitation exercises.
J&K Reorganisation Act
What is meant by delimitation?
About Delimitation Commission of India
Source: The Hindu
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