With Home Minister Amit Shah announcing that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has decided to repeal Article 370 which gave the state of Jammu and Kashmir a special status, the entire nation is in a state of shock.
This news has come as a surprise and many netizens took to their respective social media handles to express their take on the delicate matter. Talking about it, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut said, “Scrapping of article 370 was long due, it is a historic step in the direction of terrorism free nation, I have been emphasising on this for the longest time, and I knew if anyone could achieve this impossible feat that is Mr Modi, he is not only a visionary he has the required courage and strength of character to make unthinkable a reality. I congratulate entire Bharat including JnK on this historic day, we are together looking at a very bright future 🙏”
According to reports, the government also decided to divide the state into two Union Territories. While the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir which will have a legislature, the second, Ladakh will be without a legislature.
Several B-town celebs are taking to their respective social media handles to hail PM Modi’s move in the state which has been terrorised for many years by neighbouring countries.