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72 years after Independence, Modi-govt ends special status of Jammu and Kashmir, set to bifurcate valley

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IBNS): The politically-volatile and terrorism wracked Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, a bone of contention and military disputes for over seven decades between two nuclear armed neighbours of India and Pakistan, will not enjoy any special status anymore, as the ruling BJP-led government scrapped Article 370, in a move to integrate the Muslim-majority region with the rest of the country and bifurcate the state into two.

Amit Shah proposes scrapping of Article 370, bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IBNS): In an unprecedented move by the central government since Independence, Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the Rajya Sabha on Monday proposed the scrapping of Article 370 and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir.

BREAKING: Amit Shah proposes scrapping of Article 370 in Kashmir

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IBNS): Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the Rajya Sabha on Monday proposed the scrapping of Article 370 which gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

Meddling with Article 35A will be like setting powder keg on fire: ex-Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, July 28 (IBNS): Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday warned Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government that it should not 'meddle' with the Article 35A in the Valley.

Abrogation of Art 370 from J&K will become reality shortly: Anurag Thakur

Hamirpur, Jun 7 (UNI): Union Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur on Friday claimed that his party was for keeping the country intact and if BJP president and now Home Minister Amit Shah had said that Article 370 would be scrapped from Jammu and Kashmir it would become a reality shortly.

Will revoke Article 370 if voted to power: Shah

Pathankot, May 5 (UNI): BJP national president Amit Shah said that the top priority of the Modi government would be to revoke Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, if voted back to power.

Will remove section 370 from Jammu and Kashmir if BJP comes into power: BJP chef Amit Shah

Daltonganj, Apr 27 (UNI) BJP national president Amit Shah today said that the party will remove section 370 from Jammu and Kashmir if BJP comes into power.

Article 370 hindering development of Jammu and Kashmir: PM Modi

New Delhi, Apr 9 (UNI): A day after the release of the BJP manifesto which promised removal of article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that it was hindering development of the state.

How far they will go simply to win an election: Imran Khan on BJP stand on Article 370

Islamabad, Apr 9 (IBNS): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan today attacked India's ruling BJP for mentioning in its election manifesto that it intends to scrap Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution that grant special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

Rajnath: Will have to abolish Art 370, 35A if anyone demands separate PM for J&K

Jammu, Apr 8 (UNI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said if anybody raised the bogey of separate PM in the state, then there will be no option with the government other than abolishing articles 370 and 35A related to special status to Jammu and Kashmir in the Constitution.

Send a copy of manifesto to J&K Governor: Omar Abdullah to BJP

New Delhi, Apr 8 (UNI) Attacking the BJP after it reiterated its position on Article 370 and annulment of Article 35A in Jammu and Kashmir in the party manifesto for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Jammu and Kashmir-based National Conference on Monday asked the party to send a copy of manifesto to the state Governor.

Article 370 permanent and irrevocable, J&K PCC chief G A Mir

Srinagar, Apr 8 (UNI) Stating that Special Status granted to Jammu and Kashmir was permanent and irrevocable and cannot be diluted, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) president G A Mir has accused BJP of misleading people over Abrogation of Article 370 and 35 A and other sensitive issues for electoral gains.

Revocation of Article 370 will end J&K's accession to India, alleges Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, Apr 3 (UNI) Reacting to BJP national president Amit Shah's comment that 2020 will be the deadline for revocation of Article 370, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti said the same day will be the end of accession of Jammu and Kashmir to India.

Scrapping Article 370 will break ties between India and Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, Mar 30 (IBNS): Countering Union Minister Arun Jaitley, who recently spoke in favour of scrapping Article 370 giving special status to the residents of Jammu and Kashmir, former Chief Minister of the state, Mehbooba Mufti, said such a step would break ties between the state and India.

Any tampering with Article 370, Art 35-A will render Treaty of Accession null & void: Mehbooba

Srinagar, Feb 24 (UNI/IBNS): Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said any tampering with Article 35 A and Article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, will render treaty of Accession null and void.