New Delhi, August 5
A change is beneath manner in Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar stated on Wednesday on the primary anniversary of the Centre’s resolution to revoke the particular standing of the area.
Taking to Twitter, Jaishankar highlighted software of progressive legal guidelines, supply of social justice, empowerment and help for weak sections and rolling out of improvement tasks as a part of the transformation.
The External Affairs Minister listed enlargement of schooling and employment alternatives and development of ladies’s rights as different takeaways.
“A transformation underway in Jammu & Kashmir and in Ladakh,” he stated.
On August 5 final yr, the Centre introduced its resolution to withdraw particular powers of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate the state into two union territories.
Since, then Pakistan has been unsuccessfully attempting to rally worldwide help towards India on the problem.
The relations between the 2 international locations nosedived following India’s resolution on Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan downgraded diplomatic ties with India and expelled the Indian High Commissioner.
The Centre has rolled out numerous improvement tasks and welfare schemes for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh within the final one yr. PTI