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Major Political Parties in Kashmir Boycotts Upcoming Polls
As per the speculations, the situation in Kashmir has aggravated following the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and National Conference (NC), the 2 leading political parties in the state, announced their decision to boycott the approaching Urban Local Body and panchayat elections. The situation is expected to worsen as militancy reach among the masses has grown very deep.
Stating the reason for the boycott, both parties have said that the Article 35A can be revoked in the ongoing case in the court. The Article provides state subjects a special status.2018-09-13 06:21:56 PM
Congress Corporator Gets Over 100 People Booked under SC/ST Act
Gwalior, which is already witnessing caste tension, has seen a new turn on the issue. A Congress corporator on the grounds of life threats from the locals has lodged an FIR against more than 100 people. The police, in turn, has booked all those people under the SC/ST act (Provisions of Atrocities Act). In his complaint, Chaturbhuj Dhanolia has stated that a Netrapal Singh Bhaduaria along with other 100-125 people came to attack his house. Locals, however, have denied the allegations stating that they went to the Dhanolia house as to protest against the potholes and drain water on the road.2018-09-13 06:21:10 PM
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