25 July 2021

Voting begins in Pakistan-administered Kashmir Related news

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MUZZAFERABAD, Pakistan-administered Kashmir Voting kicked off Sunday in Pakistan-administered Kashmir to elect the state assembly. More than 3.2 million voters are going to elect the 53-member house to a five-year term. An excess of 700 candidates from 32 political and religious parties are contesting 45 general seats. Eight are reserved seats with five for women and three -- one each for religious scholars, technocrats and overseas Kashmiris. The members for those seats are nominated after [...]