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Leisure tourism can’t be connected to religious pilgrimage: BJP


Stating that the party has conveyed its resentment in strong words to the state government on the issue of imposing surcharge on helicopter services to religious places, BJP State Chief Spokesperson Sunil Sethi said that the party will never accept any such decision which is directly related to the sentiments of the people of the state and the same was opposed on the day first and the party is firm on its demand that it should be withdrawn. Sunil Sethi, while addressing a press conference at party headquarters alongwith State General Secretary Munish Sharma and State Spokesperson Balbir Ram Rattan, said that the party neither endorse nor accept the recent decision of the state government to impose 12.5 per cent …

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No third party role acceptable on talks with Pak: BJP

BJP State Chief Spokesperson Sunil Sethi along with State Spokesman Balbir Ram Rattan today said that militancy and separatism are being effectively controlled in the state since the PDP – BJP alliance formed government in Jammu & Kashmir. “Though efforts are being made by vested elements to create trouble in state to destabilize PDP-BJP coalition government but all such efforts have failed because of timely and effective handling by state government”, said Chief Spokesperson. In a Press conference held at party headquarters,Sunil Sethi said that there should be no room for third party interference or consultation for holding talks between India and Pakistan on border issues. “Dialogue can take place only between both countries as per Shimla Agreement and involving …

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PM Modi should seal Vajpayee-like deal with Pakistan: Vikramaditya Singh


Expressing grave concern over rise in cases of ceasefire violation, Jammu and Kashmir PDP on Friday said the Narendra Modi government “can and needs to” negotiate an agreement with Pakistan similar to the one done by the Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA dispensation. “I remind the public and the central government that if an understanding (on the ceasefire) with Pakistan could be reached in the Vajpayee era, a similar agreement can and needs to be negotiated under the leadership of Prime Minister Modi,” senior PDP leader and MLC Vikramaditya Singh said. Singh expressed grave concern over the recent violations of the 2003 ceasefire agreement along border areas of Jammu, including Samba, Poonch, Rajouri, R S Pura and Arnia sectors. He said …

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Befitting reply is required in rebuttal in Pak shelling: BJP


We cannot remain as moot spectator and the things are changing its dimension with vigorous speed, as our brothers on this side of the border are facing causalities due to Pak shelling. A nation has to live with dignity and respect and the same is eroded by Pakistan army and rangers by resorting to heavy firing time and again. R.S Pura belt is facing worst type of shelling from Pakistan and there are causalities of Indian, said BJP State Vice-President & MLC Ramesh Arora (Adv.). It appear that Pakistan is facing worst type of disorder and threat within and wants to divert intention of public, not only this Pakistan has deliberately skipped from talks at the level of Nation Security …

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Untold Story of Chamel Singh’s Struggle to earn Justice

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Sporting a colorful headgear and dressed in their smart kurta pyjamas when Netas of different hues and shades will climb different podiums across the Nation to unfurl the National flag marking the 69th Independence day celebrations a distraught family living in utter neglect in Pargwal area of Akhnoor in Jammu district will struggle to spend another day waiting for the political elite of the country to take note of their plight and  apathetic attitude of the ‘babudom’ who have till date denied them their rightful justice and place under the sun to their lone bread earner who sacrificed his life in an enemy country serving a jail term facing charges of espionage.   Since January 15, 2013 when for the …

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No compromise on Shyama Prasad Mookerjee’s ideology of ‘one flag, one Constitution’: Jitendra Singh

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Describing Jammu and Kashmir as a sensitive “nerve centre” for BJP workers across the country, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said there is no compromise on Jana Sangh founder Shyama Prasad Mookerjee’s ideology of ‘one flag, one Constitution’. Addressing a ‘Jammu Kashmir Sammelan’ here, the senior BJP leader from the state said the message should go loud and clear that there is no compromise on Mookerjee’s ideology. Mookerjee favoured “ek nishan, ek vidhan, ek pradhan” (one flag, one Constitution) in Jammu and Kashmir as against the existing system of the state having separate flag and Constitution. Singh, Minister of State in Prime Minister’s Office, said J&K is a sensitive “nerve centre” for BJP workers. He recalled an anecdote when Jawaharlal Nehru …

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Nitin Gadkari lays foundation stone of bridge over River Ravi in Kathua

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Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari today laid the foundation stone for the construction of two-lane bridge over river Ravi in Keerian-Gandial area of district Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking on the occasion, the Union Minister said that BJP led NDA government in the Centre is committed to provide better road connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir and a number of initiatives have already been taken in this direction. The 1210 m long bridge along with 7.5 km long approach road is being constructed by the Union Ministry of Transport and Highways at an estimated cost of Rs 160 crore under Inter State Connectivity programme. The bridge would provide an alternative surface link between Jammu and …

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BJP-PDP govt in J&K will complete its full term, no differences with PDP: Ram Madhav

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BJP on Tuesday said the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will complete its full term and that there were no differences with their ruling partner Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). “There is always pressure of the people on the governments everywhere and not just in Jammu and Kashmir and it is good for them. This government will work with more seriousness and responsibility and I am sure that this government will last for the full term,” BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav told reporters here. Madhav also said that there were no differences or tension between the coalition partners, BJP and PDP. “I was in Jammu for the whole day yesterday. I met all BJP ministers and MLAs. There is …

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Committed Towards Setting Up of AIIMS in Jammu: BJP


Reiterating its commitment towards the establishment of AIIMS in Jammu, BJP on Tuesday termed the three-day bandh call from June 19 as an attempt by some “vested elements” to mislead the public and disturb the situation ahead of the upcoming Amarnath yatra in the state. “We express surprise over the 72-hour bandh call given by AIIMS Coordination Committee. There is no logic in it as Union Minister Jitendra Singh and Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh have announced that AIIMS will be set up in Jammu before it is established in any other part of the state,” BJP state chief and MP Jugal Kishore Sharma said in a statement in Jammu on Tuesday night. Claiming that some vested elements were trying …

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‘GEELANI SAHEB’ is in the habit of making statements to attract media Attention: Dr Nirmal Singh

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Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh Wednesday labeled hardline separatist leader Syed ALi Shah Geelani as ‘Geelani Saheb’ claiming  people like him are desperately trying to attract media attention as they have been left irrelevant by the electorate during the Assembly polls. Speaking to reporters at the end of the public meeting in Rajouri Dr Nirmal Singh said, “Geelani saheb has been making statements only to attract media attention towards him”. He said participation of large percentage of people in the electoral process has left these people irrelevant and they have making statements only to attract media attention. Dr Singh said the issue of setting up of AIIMS in Jammu has been taken up with the Prime Minister and the …

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