Azad Jammu and Kashmir general elections 2021 are being held on July 25, Pakistan-administered Jammu and Kashmir have been divided into two territories, one Gilgit Baltistan (GB) and the other Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).
Elections will be held in Azad Jammu and Kashmir on July 25, 2021, the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Legislative Assembly have a total of 45 seats, of which 12 are in Pakistan. 12, seats are contested by those who have come from Azad Kashmir and are living in Pakistan.
At present, the Constitution of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, which was imposed by Pakistan in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Gilgit Baltistan (GB). According to this constitution, in the general elections of Azad Jammu Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan, the same candidate can run in the same political party which is in favor of annexing Kashmir to Pakistan and wants a union with Pakistan. There are pro-independence political parties of Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan that cannot participate in the general elections. It is part of the constitution of Azad Kashmir that only the party that wants Kashmir’s union with Pakistan and loves Pakistan can participate in the elections in Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan.
Since the issue of Jammu and Kashmir has been going on, the government of Pakistan which has been in power as the same party government has been formed in Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir which clearly shows the political situation and freedom of Pakistan-administered Jammu and Kashmir. There is freedom and how much freedom people are living and how much freedom of speech is there. Leaders who are pro-independence talk about Kashmir’s independence they are banned these leaders are tortured and these political parties are banned.
In the 2021 elections, the same thing is happening. Only the party campaign is being carried out by the party which has been formed by the party of Pakistan. For example, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf is a political party of Pakistan. It also has a branch in Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan called Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf PTI Kashmir. The political parties in Pakistan like the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, Pakistan People’s Party the branches of these parties are participating in the elections in Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Only Kashmir is written with the names of these political parties when participating in Azad Jammu Kashmir elections For the last seventy-five years, the same political system has been prevailing in Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan Pakistan administered Jammu and Kashmir.