Police, regulation and repeat to be underneath Centre in UT of J&K, land underneath elected govt

NEW DELHI: The Centre will be in direct control of law and order and police in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir through the lieutenant governor (L-G), while land will be a subject under the elected government there, officials said on Sunday. President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday gave assent to legislation for bifurcation…

Police, regulation and repeat to be underneath Centre in UT of J&K, land underneath elected govt

NEW DELHI: The Centre will doubtless be in reveal back an eye on of regulation and repeat and police within the Union Territory of Jammu and

Kashmir

thru the lieutenant governor (L-G), while land will doubtless be a field underneath the elected authorities there, officials acknowledged on Sunday.

President

Ram Nath Kovind

on Friday gave assent to laws for bifurcation of

Jammu and Kashmir

underneath which two Union Territories —Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh — will

come into existence on October 31.

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The UT of Jammu and Kashmir will beget a lieutenant governor and the maximum strength of its assembly will doubtless be 107, that might perhaps presumably well additionally be enhanced to 114 after a delimitation allege. Twenty-four seats of the assembly will continue to live vacant as they fall underneath Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).

In step with the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019, the legislative assembly of the UT of Jammu and Kashmir might perhaps presumably well additionally create licensed pointers for the full or any phase of the Union territory with appreciate to any of the issues enumerated within the deliver checklist of the Structure with the exception of the subject issues mentioned in entries one and two — ‘public repeat’ and ‘police’ respectively — or the Concurrent Checklist within the Seventh Agenda of the Structure.

Police, and regulation and repeat in Delhi and Puducherry, each of which beget their hold legislative assembly, is good now controlled by the Centre thru the L-G.

Issues connected to land, that is to claim, rights in or over it, land tenures, transfer and alienation of agricultural land, land enchancment and agricultural loans will doubtless be underneath the enviornment of the elected authorities of UT of Jammu and Kashmir.

Land earnings, along side the evaluate and sequence of earnings, repairs of land data, inquire for earnings capabilities and data of rights, and alienation of revenues might perhaps even come underneath the purview of the elected authorities of UT of Jammu and Kashmir.

Police, regulation and repeat, and land within the UT of Ladakh will doubtless be underneath the reveal back an eye on of its L-G, thru whom the Centre will administer the high-altitude deliver. In step with the Act, Ladakh is now no longer going to beget a legislative assembly.

On and from the appointed day, that is October 31, when the two newly created U.s.will come into existence, the high court of Jammu and Kashmir shall be the common high court for the U.s.of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.

The judges of the high court of Jammu and Kashmir for the present deliver of Jammu and Kashmir conserving place of industrial in the present day before the appointed day shall turn out to be on that day the judges of the common high court.


The products and companies and the ACB are the two key causes for the frequent tussle between the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi authorities and the Delhi lieutenant governor.

The Act says the cadres of the IAS and IPS for the present deliver of Jammu and Kashmir, on and from the appointed day, shall continue to operate on the present cadres.

On the change hand, in future, the all India service officers to be posted to U.s.of Jammu and Kashmir or Ladakh shall be borne on the

Arunachal Pradesh

, Goa Mizoram and Union territory cadre, extra popularly identified as UT cadre.


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