India, Jammu and Kashmir constitutions worked 'hand in hand' for 70 years, petitioners challenging abrogation of Article 370, tell SC
On day five of the hearing in the Supreme Court of petitions challenging the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, the petitioners sought to emphasise the powers vested with the Assembly of the erstwhile state as was defined in the Instrument of Accession when the region joined India in 1947. They also argued that the Indian Constitution and Jammu and Kashmir's constitution had been working in tandem through Article 370.
Kashmir move's full meaning will unfold over time but in discrediting PDP, NC, India should watch out who fills in that space
Of course other states also have special status, but Kashmir was viewed in a particular way because of religion.
Narendra Modi's speech on J&K: Restoration of democracy, economy emerge as central themes, reveal audaciousness of gambit
What Kashmir needs right now is a roadmap, and in his first televised address since the dilution of Article 370 and scrapping of Article 35A, Narendra Modi presented a picture of hope and aspiration