“We will continue full steam ahead with our mission of counting every person," US Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham said in prepared remarks for a congressional hearing Wednesday
It is believed that after fresh delimitation, the number of seats in the Jammu region from could go up, possibly ending seven decade dominance of the Valley
Delimitation of J&K Assembly seats will end partisanship that favours Kashmir, turned state into 'rotten borough' of Valley
If a delimitation of Jammu and Kashmir is done at this juncture, it may lead to an increase in the number of seats in the Jammu region, thus obliterating the bias that favours Kashmir over other regions in the state
As rumours of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly delimitation loom, state politicians warn of major negative impact
The power shift in New Delhi, especially the appointment of Amit Shah as new Home Minister of India, has stayed true to speculation in the Kashmir Valley
Lok Sabha election: Representation of the People Act lays down rules to register voters, also key in deciding seats for Lower House, Assemblies
Conducting polls in an ethnically and geographically diverse country like India is a herculean task, requiring extensive preparations.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Delimitation ensures roughly equal number of voters in each constituency; all you need to know
Most democracies around the world undergo a delimitation process by which electoral boundaries of constituencies are redrawn to ensure equal population across seats.
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttar Pradesh profile: In western UP, Muzaffarnagar and SP stronghold Mainpuri among key seats
In the last General Elections in 2014, BJP, riding on a Narendra Modi wave, won all the seats in Western Uttar Pradesh except Mainpuri, Firozabad, Badaun and Mainpuri.
Rahul Gandhi says Congress will not support delimitation till Andhra Pradesh gets special category status
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has said that his party would not support the delimitation (of Assembly constituencies) in Andhra Pradesh unless the Centre granted special category status (SCS) to the state.
From 29% today, 33% members of the Lok Sabha (Parliament’s lower house) will come from three states–Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal–within a decade, according to an IndiaSpend analysis.
Minister for Tribal Development Jaswantsinh Bhabhor was shifted to Limkheda (reserved seat) as the delimitation exercise dissolved the Randhikpur constituency.