The Journal of Statistical Sciences is a peer-reviewed journal. Journal of Statistical Sciences (JSS) is dedicated to publish manuscripts containing original contributions to the theory of statistics and probability and their applications to physical, engineering, biological, agricultural, social, demographic and econometric sciences. Wherever possible, the theory should be supplemented by examples and/or practical applications. Expository and survey articles on any aspect of recent important area of statistics and probability are also welcome. All papers are refereed.