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India-Pak hold talks on Kartarpur corridor but J-K bearing brunt of hostilities: Mehbooba

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Thursday said and were holding talks on corridor but the people of were bearing the brunt of the hostilities between the two countries.

"This is what we have been talking about that why is it only that bears the brunt whenever there are hostilities between and If is opening, Wagah is open, (then why) the Poonch-Rawalkote is closed, Uri-Muzaffarabad road was closed," she told reporters here.

and held their first meeting Thursday to finalise the modalities for the corridor linking Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistani town of with Gurdaspur district in

Mehbooba said the PDP wants that assembly polls be held as soon as possible in the state.

"Our party's stand is clear that elections should take place and take place sooner. People are facing tremendous difficulties -- when there are arrests going on and hardships in every way. The polls should take place soon and a government be formed," she said.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 20:00 IST
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