There is a war-like situation in Jammu and Kashmir, says Opposition leader Ghulam Nabi Azad

Ghulam Nabi Azad said that there is a war-like situation in J-K, which should be discussed on priority in the Upper House.

Published: 05th August 2019 01:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 05th August 2019 04:55 PM   |  A+A-

Rajya Sabha Opposition leader Ghulam Nabi Azad

Rajya Sabha Opposition leader Ghulam Nabi Azad (Photo | EPS)

By ANI

NEW DELHI: Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said that there is a war-like situation in Jammu and Kashmir, which should be discussed on priority in the Upper House.

"The entire Valley is under curfew. Political leaders including three former chief ministers are under house arrest. There is a war-like situation in the state. So this should be discussed on priority," said Azad.

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Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu today decided to delay the Zero Hour submissions listed for the day due to scheduled "Urgent Legislative Business".

Earlier, MPs from the People's Democratic Party (PDP) and the Congress gave the Adjournment Motion notices respectively in both the Houses of Parliament over the prevailing situation in Kashmir.

PDP's Rajya Sabha lawmaker Nazir Ahmad Laway has given Zero Hour notice in the Upper House over Kashmir issue. The PDP MPs were seen wearing black bands on their right hands.

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  • zoro

    Haaann now u know that ur shop is getting closed .... fear mongering has started ... Stock ur Burnol.... and keep whining ...
    2 months ago reply
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