Authorities have decided to conduct elections for the post of Deputy Mayor on 13 January. In this regard a formal notification has been issued.
A no confidence motion had been moved against the Deputy Mayor Sheikh Imran in his absence at Srinagar Municipal Corporation recently. Sheikh Imran is currently lodged at Sub-Jail Kothi Bagh here in Kashmir capital Srinagar.
A no-confidence motion had also been moved against the incumbent Mayor Junaid Azam Matoo but he managed to prove his majority.
An official told KNT that the elections for the post of Deputy Mayor will be conducted on January 13.