Article 370 A Bridge or A Barrier
Major Stakeholders Omar Abdullah • Chief Minister of J&K • From JKNC Narendra Modi • Prime Minister of India • From BJP
Regional political parties Regional political party
Jammu and Kashmir National Conference • Farooq Abdullah: Head of Party • Ali MohommadSagar: Party Member • DevinderSingh Rana: Party Member • NasirAslanWani: Party Member • Qamar Ali Akhoon: Party Member • Sheikh Nazir Ahmad: General Secretary
Jammu and Kashmir Panthers Party • Bhim Singh: Founder of Party • Balwant Singh Mankotia: Head of Party • Harsh Dev Singh: Party Member • NavinBhakshi: Party Member • Mohd. Ramzan: Party Member
Jammu and Kashmir People’s Democratic Party • Mehbooba Mufti: Head of Party • Mufti Mohammad Sayeed: Member of Party • MuzaffarHussainBaig: Party Member • S.Trilok Singh Bajwa: Party Member • TareeqHameedKarra : Party Member
National Political Parties National Political Party
Bhartiya Janta Party • Amit Shah: Head of Party • L.K. Advani: Member of Party • Ravi Shankar Prasad: Party Member and Law and Justice Minister • Dr. MurliManoharJoshi: Party Member • ArunJaitely: Party Member and Defence and Finance Minister • SushmaSwaraj: Party Member and Foreign Affair Minister
Indian National Congress • Sonia Gandhi: Head of Party • Dr.Karan Singh: Senior Member, Ex-Governor of J&k, Son of Maharaja Hari Singh • Rahul Gandhi: Vice-President of Party • Dr. Manmohan Singh: Party Member and • Jaipal Reddy: Party Member • GhulamNabi Azad: Party head in RajayaSabha
Communist Party of India • S. Sudhakar Reddy: Head of Party • D. Raja: National Secretary • ArdhendhuBhushanBardhan : Party Member • BinoyViswam: Party Member • E. ChandrasekharanNair: Party Member
Communist Party of India(Marxist) • Prakash Karat: Head of Party • BasudevAcharia:Party Head in LokSabha • Brinda Karat: Party Member • Biman Bose: Party Member • ManikSarkar: Party Member
Bahujan Samaj Party • Maywati: Head of Party • Satish Chandra Mishra:General Secretary of Party • DhananjaySingh : Party Member • KadirRana : Party Member • ArvindKumar Chaudhary : Party Member
National Congress Party • SharadPawar: Head of Party • Tariq Anwar: Co-founder of Party • PrafulPatel : Party Member • AjitPawar : Party Member • R.R Patil : Party Member
Rules to be followed • The delegates are expected to use parliamentary language at all times. • The delegates can hold up a press conference anytime during the committee after taking prior consent from the Executive board. The executive board will forward the same proposal to the Secretary General. • Delegates are expected to encourage smooth running of the conference. • Delegates are supposed to wear their respective conference identity cards at all times around the neck. • Delegates are allowed to carry their laptops/ipad/tabs. The management is not responsible for any kind of loss or damage. • Delegates are requested to very carefully go though the background guides for proper research with reference to their respective committee topics. • The principle of Parliamentary procedure where only one person speaks at a time must be strictly followed. • Each member shall have one vote and decisions will be taken only if two thirds of the committee votes for it. • English is the official language for communication. • Delegates are responsible for their own trash. After each committee session, each delegate is to clean his/her own area before leaving the room. • Delegates must respect the meeting room and furniture. Delegates found writing on tables or chairs will be removed from the conference. Delegates may not bring food into the committee rooms. • Delegates will pass memo to all the other delegate member from the different party.
What are we looking after the Conference? After a two day debate with all the stakeholders the main motive of the conference is that is the abrogation of the Article 370 from the Constitution of India effective or not.
Award Policy • Each committee will award three titles ‘Principal Speaker Award’, ‘Best Opponent Award’ & ‘Best Research Award’. • ‘The Best Participating School’ will be awarded on the basis of performance in all the three simulations. • The recipients of these awards will be chosen by the Secretary General of the conference on the basis of recommendations from the simulation executive board members who will chair the respective committees. • The factors to be taken into consideration are as follows: • Extensive and accurate knowledge of committee topics, as well as application of said knowledge. • Effective and diplomatic communication with other delegates. • Contribution to pragmatic and acceptable solutions to the discussed issues. • The ability to make cohesive and swaying arguments. • Skill in the development of resolutions and amendments.