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Kashmir Crown

Struggle For identity

People of Jammu & Kashmir are virtually on war with India over the legal challenge thrown to article 35 A in the Supreme Court of the country to the extent that two largest regional political parties of the state National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have announced poll boycott of the proposed panchayat and municipal elections to deny India its identity and political space in the state for seeking practical and workable assurance from the incumbent Narendra Modi led BJP Government at the centre on Article 35-A. The announcement of poll boycott of panchayat and municipal elections has not only put Modi government in dock in Delhi but has also brought into question the credibility and the purpose of local body elections in the state. The fearful atmosphere triggered by the poll boycott call of the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Shah Geenani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yaseen Malik during bye election to Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency la…

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