Committed to annulling Article 35-A, says BJP in Manifesto
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its manifesto called Sankalp Patra’, ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha Elections.
The manifesto, presented by Rajnath Singh, stressed on various factors such as national security, farmer welfare, the construction of Ram Mandir and Article 370 among others.
The Manifesto read, “We are committed to annulling Article 35A of the Constitution of India as the provision is discriminatory against non-permanent residents and women of Jammu and Kashmir. We believe that Article 35A is an obstacle in the development of the state. We will take all steps to ensure a safe and peaceful environment for all residents of the state. We will make all efforts to ensure the safe return of Kashmiri Pandits and we will provide financial assistance for the resettlement of refugees from West Pakistan, Pakistan occupied Jammu and Kashmir (POJK) and Chhamb.”