Considerable interest surrounds what might or might not happen regarding the challenges to the revocation of Article 370 in the highest court of the land.
The Centre through a Presidential order on August 5 scrapped Article 370, which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir. It also divided the state into two Union Territories.
The NSA apprised the home minister the overall situation in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Thursday that Jammu and Kashmir’s special status under Article 370 could be revoked because the whole
The Prime Minister said the progress was made on foundations laid in his first five-year term and now helped by a bigger majority in Lok Sabha.
Officials said he was reaching out to the local population in the Kashmir Valley as a confidence building measure.
Shah left the House briefly, saying on his return that he had left to speak to the J&K DGP and chief secretary about Farooq’s “status”.
The move came after a resolution being passed from both houses of Parliament.
The CJI’s observations came when senior lawyer V Giri, who is assisting the court as an amicus curiae in child rape cases, sought urgent listing of the Unnao rape case.
BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar is the prime accused in connection with the rape of a minor girl in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao, which was committed last year.