Parliament Approves Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation Amendment Bill
The Parliament House stands in New Delhi, India. (Photographer: Anindito Mukherjee/Bloomberg)

Parliament Approves Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation Amendment Bill

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A bill to merge the Jammu and Kashmir cadre of all-India services officers with the Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Mizoram Union Territory cadre was passed by the Lok Sabha on Saturday by a voice vote.

The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2021 has already been passed by the Rajya Sabha.

The statutory resolution, opposing the ordinance which the bill has replaced, was rejected by the House. An amendment too was defeated by a voice vote.

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