In Srinagar and Shopian districts, 11 Non-Permanent Residents (NPR) were enrolled as voters in Permanent Residents of electoral roll, however, the officials said that the entries have been rectified and the names of these non-state subjects have been deleted from the voters list.
According to the Government, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar who is also the District Election Officer had reported that during current Summary Revision of Electoral Rolls, Booth Level Officer (BLO) of polling station number 65 of 24 Sonawar Assembly Constituency noticed seven Non-Permanent Residents registered as voters in Permanent Residents of electoral roll. The government according to CNS said that the entries have been rectified and shifted to the Non-Permanent section.
Similarly, Deputy Commissioner Shopian also had reported that four Non-Permanent Residents were ‘wrongly’ included in the supplementary part of the roll. The Electoral Registration Officer 36 Shopian Assembly Constituency according to the government has deleted the names from the PR section of the electoral roll.