The statement on statehood comes a month after Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured the leaders of Jammu and Kashmir that the Centre would restore statehood to J&K.
Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said this in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha.
The Centre had revoked the special status of the erstwhile state that was provided to it under Article 370 and bifurcated it into union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in 2019.
The JKPCC held a meeting of its senior party leaders and former legislators in the summer capital here to debate and discuss the current situation in J-K, a party spokesman said.
Ghulam Nabi Azad optimistic Centre would not reject demand for restoration of statehood in J-K before polls
To a question about PM Modi's assertion of reducing the distance of hearts, Azad said the Centre needs to take immediate steps.
The Pakistan foreign minister said that the decision had resulted in the closure of almost 50 per cent of the industries in the Valley.
While many leaders were not in sync with Centre's roadmap, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti claimed she would not enter the fray till special status under Article 370 is restored, though her party would.
Surjewala drew attention to the August 6, 2019 resolution of the Congress Working Committee where the party clearly demanded the restoration of full statehood for the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Chairman of Duggar Saddar Sabha Gurchain Singh Charak said if the Centre feels Jammu should be granted statehood to improve the situation in the Valley, then they would welcome it.
During the formation of Telangana, a majority of separate statehood activists supported the TRS.
The CM urged the centre to provide finance for payment of pension to retired government employees in the UT, in a similar way given to Delhi government for its retired employees.
Narayanasamy was fully aware that special category status would not be possible and by making this demand he had only spoiled the efforts of the then CM Rangasamy, he said.
This is the right time to agitate and demand for statehood and all parties should come forward in support of boycotting elections.
Only ruling Congress members and the lone independent member were present in the House. This is the 10th such resolution adopted by the Puducherry Assembly over the years since 1987.
Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia and two ministers Gopal Rai and Satyendra Jain met Baijal this evening and decided to stay put at his office till their three demands were accepted.