UT of J&K will constitute all districts of the former state except Kargil and Leh, which are now in Ladakh.
The State of Jammu and Kashmir ceased to exist at midnight last night in line with The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019.
The Assembly will legislate on items in the State List, except public order and police, as is the case for other union territories.
The Commission took note of the fact that the newly created Union Territory of Ladakh is predominantly a tribal region in the country.
Ladakh will now shortly get its own divisional commissioner and inspector general of police.