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Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association (JKHCBA) on Wednesday cancelled its yearly election and formed an ad hoc committee, days after authorities here barred it from holding any polls until it clarified its position on terming Kashmir a disputed territory. On Monday, Srinagar District Magistrate Shahid Choudhary issued three notices to the president of the bar association asking them to explain its Constitution which terms Kashmir a disputed area. Choudhary barred the…

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has decided to defer its elections for various office bearers of association, and no new date has been fixed for the polls yet. “We have decided to defer the elections. New date is yet to be fixed,” Election Commissioner of J&K HCBA, Advocate Mudasir said adding that the new date will be “announced after deliberations.” The Bar elections were scheduled to be held today. However, in…