Supreme Court order on J-K is rebuff to 'unconstitutional, arrogant' stance of government: Chidambaram
He demanded that the entire team in J&K that designed and executed 'the plan' be changed and a new set of administrators who respect the Constitution be appointed.
Though the court hasn't declared right to access Internet a fundamental right under article 19, it held that right to free speech and carrying out trade using Internet is constitutionally protected.
Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kashmir Times Executive Editors and few intervenors had filed pleas questioning the restrictions in the valley.
The policy decisions taken and implemented on the ground, should not be reversed by the Court so that Kashmir and the country do not face a long period of strife, a note read.
The court also ordered shifting of ailing CPI(M) leader Mohd Yusuf Tarigami to AIIMS in Delhi from Srinagar, where he is under house arrest.