CAN BJP REVOKE ARTICLE 370 IN JAMMU AND KASHMIR
“But instead of responding, the law and order was allowed to worsen and reach its nadir. With the killing of a senior journalist, we decided to pull out the support, he said. Asked if the decision was taken with an eye on the next year’s Lok Sabha elections, he said, there is no link but whatever be the reason, a good step, whenever taken, should be hailed.
In response to another question that the decision vindicated the Opposition which termed the alliance as unholy one on the day one, he said despite being ideologically different, the alliance was stitched with a hope to keep democracy in the state intact, wipe out terrorism and ensure massive development in the state. He said there was no question of horse-trading.
We were in power and three more years were still left. What was the need to pull out of it if we had to form the government again?,” he asked. Till the improvement in the situation, the Governor Rule will continue and when the situation improves and terrorist activities brought under control and development is ensured, the election will be held afresh, he said. Given the situation, even the National Conference and the Congress are not in a hurry for elections, he added. Soure : One INDIA