President of India assented it for implementation on 9th August 2019.
However, the PDP patron Muzaffar Hussain Baig would not be part of the new party, which is to be named ‘Apni Party’, as he is not willing to play second fiddle to Bukhari, who is junior to him.
The adaptation of these Central laws will be under Section 96 of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019, which bifurcated Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories
Children, donning uniforms, thronged the schools in Srinagar and other parts of the Valley in the morning with smiling faces.
Protesters said the economy in the Valley has been hit since the Centre stripped its privileges guaranteed by the Constitution.
Of the 11,639 vacant panch seats, 11,457 seats are in Kashmir and 182 in Jammu and of the 1,011 vacant sarpanch seats, 887 are in Kashmir and the remaining 124 in Jammu.
Following a Supreme Court order on January 10, 2019, the J&K government announced it would restore 2G mobile data on post-paid mobile phones in all districts in Kashmir.
The first batch of envoys, including the US Ambassador to India, had visited Jammu and Kashmir last month.
Two scribes also questioned for carrying news about the banned outfit’s call for a strike.
Farooq Abdullah has been detained at his home at the Gupkar Road in Srinagar which has been designated as a sub-jail.
The Uttar Pradesh chief minister also termed the Shaheen Bagh protest a 'malicious attempt to disturb peace and normal life'.
Terming the visit for Foreign envoys to Kashmir as 'useful step', the senior US diplomat said, 'We also continue to urge the government to permit regular access by our diplomats.'
Speaking on the occasion, renowned Kashmiri journalist Gowhar Geelani narrated how communication networks were suspended in Kashmir.
Vehemently opposing the contention that Jammu and Kashmir was not integrated with India, the Centre told the top court if that was the case, then there would not have been a need for Article 370.
On January 10, as part of moves to progressively release detainees in Jammu and Kashmir, the government revoked the detention warrants of 26 persons detained under the Public Safety Act (PSA).