PDP-BJP govt allowing step-be-step erosion of Article 370: Omar Abdullah
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PDP-BJP govt allowing step-be-step erosion of Article 370: Omar Abdullah

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After the Supreme Court held that Jammu and Kashmir has "no vestige" of sovereignty outside Indian Constitution and its own statute which is subordinate, Omar Abdullah on Sunday hit out at People's Democratic Party-led (PDP-led) government saying its "weak" legal defence of state's special status was "alarming" as it was allowing "step-by-step erosion" of Article 370.

Asking the state government to come clean on the issue, the NC leader targeted the PDP, alleging that it seems it has decided to facilitate the "long-cherished desire" of its alliance partner BJP "to circumvent and subvert the Constitution of the state" and attributes of Article 370.

"The state government's weak legal defence of various sensitive attributes of the state's special status is alarming.

"The deliberate callousness shown by the state government indicated the tacit connivance of PDP in allowing...

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