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Jammu and Kashmir issue: Amit Shah moved proposal to scrap Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir in the Rajya Sabha. Catch LIVE updates on Kashmir issue

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Kashmir LIVE updates: The government on Monday revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, saying the far-reaching political move would fix a historical blunder in the restive state.

Home Minister told the Rajya Sabha the government would scrap Article 370, a constitutional provision that grants a measure of autonomy to including the right to make its own laws.

Singh moved a bill proposing the bifurcation of into two union territories -- division and Ladakh. Jammu and Kashmir will have a legislature like Delhi and Puducherry. Ladakh won’t have a representative assembly, like in Chandigarh.

Here are highlights on what’s happened on Tuesday.


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First Published: Mon, August 05 2019. 07:10 IST