Union minister Piyush Goyal has marked the primary anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370 by posting a tweet which mentioned that the transfer ushered in justice, peace and prosperity for widespread man.
“Ushering in justice, peace & prosperity for widespread man. PM @NarendraModi ji undid many years of darkness to convey improvement & alternatives to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. Abrogating Article 370, HM @AmitShah ji unified nation & empowered folks of those UTs to form their future,” Goyal tweeted on Wednesday.
Ushering in justice, peace & prosperity for widespread man.
PM @NarendraModi ji undid many years of darkness to convey improvement & alternatives to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.
— Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) August 5, 2020
Article 370 was abrogated on August 5, 2019, which stripped erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir of its particular standing and cut up it into two union territories – Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
A 12 months later, the safety scenario within the area has not solely stabilised but in addition progressively improved with extra help from the folks, a number of military, police, and Central Reserve Police Drive (CRPF) officers mentioned.
Based on authorities knowledge, the variety of violent incidents in Kashmir was all the way down to 120 from January to July, in comparison with 198 throughout the identical time final 12 months.
The stone-throwing incidents – 102 – have additionally considerably decreased this 12 months. Almost 532 such incidents have been reported in 2018 and 389 in 2019.
Officers mentioned terrorists are unable to hold out grenade assaults resulting from a strong presence and higher coordination between safety forces.Solely 21 grenade assaults have been reported to this point this 12 months as in comparison with 52 throughout the identical interval in 2019.
Officers mentioned the affect of separatists or terror teams in calling for bandhs has additionally diminished with solely 4 strike calls this 12 months in comparison with 30 in 2019.
When it comes to strengthening the democratic equipment, the Jammu and Kashmir administration on Tuesday accredited the creation of Block Growth Fund of Rs 25 lakh which can be on the disposal of block improvement council chairpersons.
Authorities spokesperson Rohit Kansal mentioned the choice has been taken by Lieutenant Governor Girish Chander Murmu with a view to strengthen and empower the panchayati raj system in Jammu and Kashmir.
The administration final week introduced a life insurance coverage cowl of Rs 25 lakh every to all elected members of panchayati raj establishments (PRIs) and concrete native our bodies (ULBs) of the union territory in case of demise resulting from a terror-related incident.The choice is geared toward strengthening the grassroots democracy by offering a way of safety to the elected members of native our bodies who’re beneath fixed risk from terrorists, an official spokesman had mentioned.