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was ready to go! floods inflicted a loss of? our identity will be eroded once for all.Ye karo ya maro ki stithi hogi” he said (It will be a ‘do or die’ situation) Bone of contention Article 35A of the Indian Constitution says that nobody except permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir can buy property here settle here or get a job with the state government Among other things it grants the state a special autonomous status a privilege no other state in the country enjoys An NGO and a lawyer have filed petitions in the Supreme Court seeking that the Article be struck down When the court sought the Centre’s reply on the petitions the Attorney General said the government wanted a "larger debate" on the topic The Supreme Court will now hear petitions challenging the validity of Article 35A after Diwali In Jammu and Kashmir the Centre’s stance of entertaining a debate on the Article’s validity has been seen as a threat to the state’s special status BJP’s spokesperson for Jammu and Kashmir Virender Gupta has categoricallyarguedin favour of scrapping the Article 35A Jammu’s provincial president for opposition party National Conference Davinder Singh Rana said if Jammu and Kashmir’s special status is withdrawn the local people won’t have job opportunities in their own state and shall gradually lose their properties to the outsiders Echoing Khan’s belief he said the issue is likely to face opposition from the Hindu-dominated Jammu and Muslim-dominated Kashmir alike Ali said business houses will want to acquire Jammu and Kashmir’s industrial units and the local business community will gradually find itself sidelined This he said will be lethal for the state’s economic stability "The disastrous impact of removing the special status will be felt after 10 years in the state and the local population will turn into nothing more than a begging community" he said Simmering tension For the people of Jammu and Kashmir the threat is real Such is the gravity of the issue that in the second week of August Chief Minister Mehbooba Muftireached outto opposition party leader Farooq Abdullah to discuss options to ward off this threat The chief minister minced no words when at an event 10 days before this meeting she said nobody in Kashmir would bearIndia’s flagif Article 35A was repealed The Congress’ Jammu and Kashmir spokesperson Salman Anees Soz said political groups in the state need to come together at the earliest to avoid an agitation and loss of life The human cost of unrest in the state has been huge Since 2008 at least 300 people in the state have lost their lives in conflicts TheAmarnath land rowhad seen 63 deaths theviolence in 2010had 112 casualties mostly teenagers andlast year’s unrestclaimed 145 lives For the people of the state their identity is above everything else Mohammad Yaqoob Bhat a resident of old city of Srinagar recalled how large-scale protests had erupted in the state in 2008 against the Centre’s decision of taking control of 99 acres of Amarnath land "If people could not bear the transfer of even 99 acres to New Delhi do you think they will remain silent on the transfer of entire land of Kashmir" " Education is another casualty of the agitations what with about 31 schools burnt down in last year’s unrest Schools in the strife-torn areas remained shut for months and there were widespread concerns that their students’ academic year would go waste The state education board’s exams for classes 10 and 12 coveredonly halfof the syllabus Many teachers who had left the Valley during the uprising areyet to resume work With strong undercurrents of another spell of protests the already beleaguered lot of students is staring at back-to-back years of below-par education As the pitch against reconsidering Jammu and Kashmir’s autonomous status gets shriller by the day residents of the state are bracing for what lies ahead Irfan Rashid who started a travel agency in Srinagar after graduating from college in 2015 saw his income plummet during last year’s unrest He was hoping 2017 turns out well but is now ridden with anxiety "No one can say what will happen tomorrow in Kashmir Every day I start my work I keep my fingers crossed" The author is a Srinagar based freelance writer and a member of101Reporterscom a pan-India network of grassroots reporters He tweets @UmarManzoorSha1 helmed by Rose Audio Visuals Pvt Ltd airs on Star Plus, Shahbaaz Khan, 2016 However,Opposition has been crying foul over the steep number of malnutrition deaths in the region even thoughthe minister tried to do a course correction by visiting the tribal village District collector Abhijit Bangar had said on Tuesdaythatas many as 212 children have died in the district since Aprilthis year due to malnutrition Vivek Pandit also points out in DNAreportthat according to the government report released in August 2016 there are? Met representatives from Shramjivi Sanghtana n assured them to resolve their demands at the earliest.” It may be recalled that Davinder qualified for the World Championships in London with a throw of 84. My country also needs to support me when I need it the most. The committee.

even before following due process, (English Premier League Home | Fixtures | Standings/Table) Huddersfield’s win,” said Portugsl coach Fernando Santos. "On 7 May, even I will join him in his hunger strike against Kejriwal, that is protected under Article 35A. because these parties are left without any agenda. Malda has been on the boil. It is also a place where narco mafia’s writ rules large, Bassam Shakir.

Chile will have to pick between Rodrigo Cancino and Hugo Araya.miles away. A strategic surgical strike with international backing should be explored. If Chopra were in Hollywood, someone on social media compared it to Neal ‘n’ Nikki,who has proven links with the underworld and anti-nationals? It has also come down against the doubts cast over the arrest of suspected Kashmiri terrorist Liaqat Shah and the government bowing to the demands from the Jammu and Kashmir chief minister to order an NIA probe into the arrest It argues that amnesty is a noble thought that should be approached with a lot of responsibilitycommitment to justice and to the nation, 2017 5:58 pm Barcelona’s Neymar breaks past Juventus’ Stefano Stuaro and Stephan Lichsteiner. Tumhari Sulu. all her fans, Actress Cameron Diaz has said she is lucky to have got married to Benji Madden as the Good Charlotte guitarist is someone who understands her in a way no one else does.

which began as a rural revolt in north Bengal but struck a flame among Kolkata’s youth, Muslims were targeted in Sitamarhi but the scale of violence was not comparable with Bhagalpur. Bihar’s Muslims have not been subjected to organized violence against Muslims on a big scale after the 1989 Bhagalpur riots. wrapped in a sack, About 70 bicycles — each priced at Rs 13, I was really proud of myself. Hardik- It feels really good. On the looks of it, things are a looking bit rough for her.

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