Srinagar: The Chief Electoral Officer Jammu and Kashmir has ordered for enforcement of the Model Code of Conduct in the Union territory with the announcement of Lok Sabha polls 2024.

In a joint communique to District Election Officers’ (Deputy Commissioners), Chief Electoral Officer, UT of J&K, has informed the respective offices about the immediate effect of the Model Code of Conduct.

The CEO has requested the offices to direct all the line departments to ensure strict compliance of the instructions of MCC contained in the manual for guidance of political parties, candidates and other related guidelines.