The exchange began when Goel, who was inaugurating The India Art Festival in Delhi on 19 January came across a painting that he felt reminded him of the story of 'girls like Zaira Wasim'. The painting in question showed a girl in hijab, while in the foreground, a young girl sits trapped in a birdcage.
"I am resigning from the basic membership of the PDP as I cannot side with the bloodbath of Kashmiris," Mandoo, who was Senior VP of the party's Srinagar unit said.
Those hoping for a turnaround in Kashmir's situation following Rajnath Singh's visit to Srinagar, will find their high expectations belied sooner than later
Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra’s invitation to the state party chiefs of PDP and BJP has raised a piquant question over constitutional processes for forming a coalition government
The new government in Jammu and Kashmir was required to be constituted before 19 January when the term of the current Assembly expires failing which Governor's rule was inevitable.