India in November released fresh maps of the newly-created union territories of J&K and Ladakh, in which Pakistan-occupied Kashmir is part of Kashmir, while Gilgit-Baltistan is in Ladakh.
Protesting against the continuing government-sponsored oppression, the students displayed placards and posters on which they depicted the ongoing situation in the northernmost State in the nation.
The schedule for the visit of the ministers to the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir is likely to be finalised at a meeting of the Union Council of Ministers on January 17.
All the three airports in the UTs, which came into existence on October 31, will have major infrastructure facilities for the CISF.
Kishan Reddy said this in a written reply to a question regarding the economic situation in the Kashmir Valley in the Lok Sabha.
Amit Shah said by bringing change in the status of Ladakh and enhancing the budget allocation, all-round development of the region has been ensured.
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan and BJP MP from Ladakh Jamyang Tsering Namgyal were present during the launch.
The second conference will see Tamil Nadu as the sister state of Jammu and Kashmir UT, with both sides discussing their rivers, Cauvery and Jhelum, and how to rejuvenate the water bodies.
India had on Saturday released fresh maps of newly created Union Territories (UTs) of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh and the map of India depicting these UTs.
Pakistan-occupied Kashmir is part of the newly created Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, while Gilgit-Baltistan is in the UT of Ladakh.
New maps for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh reassert India’s claim to POK, Aksai Chin.
Meanwhile, the Union ministry of home affairs issued a notification with the details of the boundaries of Union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
Witnessing this re-enactment of the historical past were various dignitaries, including local MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, former Lok Sabha MP Thupstan Chhewang among others.
The Armed Forces Special Powers Act is imposed in areas where armed forces are required to operate in aid to civil authorities.
Special focus was paid to involve the children and to reach out to the people in remote areas of the region.