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India-Pakistan friendship will solve Kashmir issue: Farooq Abdullah

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Former Chief Minister and member, on Sunday said the day and become friends, issue would be resolved automatically.

Talking to the media in Jammu and Kashmir's district, he said: "The National Conference (NC) has always supported friendly relations between and

"The day these two countries become true friends, issue would automatically get resolved."

He said the part of the state under is a part of the neighbouring country, while the rest of the state is a part of

Asked whether the National Conference would have some different proposal than the demand for internal autonomy if it comes to power in Jammu and Kashmir, he said the autonomy is his party's only proposal to improve Centre-state relationship.

He rejected the suggestion that the has turned down the autonomy demand.

"The Centre cannot reject that demand as the people of the state have absolute power to raise such a demand under the constitution," he asserted.

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First Published: Sun, December 02 2018. 17:06 IST
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