April 8: Stating that no power on earth can revoke Article 370, District Congress Committee (DCC) Srinagar President Irfan Naqib today termed the ruling BJP’s election manifesto as an ‘election jumla’.
In a statement issued to press in Srinagar Naqib said after failing to deliver on its promises for the last five years, the saffron party is trying to divert the attention of people from real issues by raking up old issues.
“In order to divert public attention from its failure and to prevent poverty and unemployment from becoming real election issues, the BJP and its Prime Minister are trying to rake up all dead issues,
” he said. “This is most condemnable, and people should remain cautious,” he said, while accusing that the BJP was hell-bent upon tinkering with the special status of Jammu and Kashmir to regain the lost ground.
But no power can revoke Article 370 or Article 35A as it is a strong link and a bridge between J&K and India.” “The