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Cabinet approves extension of President's Rule in J&K

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The on Wednesday approved the extension of in for six months from July 3.

The present term of in J&K will expire on July 2 and the state's has recommended that the in the state may be extended for a further period of six months.

Governor's Rule was imposed in the state on June 20, 2018 and the Assembly, which was initially kept in suspended animation, was dissolved on November 11 last year.

The has said that it may hold Assembly polls in the state later this year and that the dates will be announced after the Amarnath

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First Published: Wed, June 12 2019. 21:52 IST
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