Jammu & Kashmir Political News

Is a state in northern India, regularly meant by the acronym J&K. It is found generally in the Himalayan mountains and offers fringes with the conditions of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab toward the south. Jammu and Kashmir have an all-inclusive edge with China in the north and east, and the Line of Control secludes it from the Pakistani-directed spaces of Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan in the west and northwest independently.The state has exceptional self-rule under Article 370 of the Constitution of India.

Jammu and Kashmir is the main state in India which appreciates unique self-governance under Article 370 of the Constitution of India, as indicated by which no law ordered by the Parliament of India, aside from those in the field of safeguard, correspondence and outside approach, will be extendable in Jammu and Kashmir unless it is endorsed by the state assembly of Jammu and Kashmir. In this way, ward of the Supreme Court of India over Jammu and Kashmir has been broadened.

Jammu and Kashmir is the main Indian state to have its own official state hail alongside national banner and constitution. Indians from different states can't buy land or property in the state. Planned by the then governing National Conference, the banner of Jammu and Kashmir includes a furrow on a red foundation symbolizing work; it supplanted the Maharaja's state hail. The three stripes speak to the three particular authoritative divisions of the state, in particular, Jammu, Valley of Kashmir, and Ladakh.

In 1990, an Armed Forces Act, which gives extraordinary forces to the Indian security powers, has been implemented in Jammu and Kashmir. The choice to conjure this demonstration was reprimanded by the Human Rights Watch. Acquittal International has unequivocally denounced the execution of this Act awards virtual insusceptibility to security powers from an indictment. Minar Pimple, Senior Director of Global Operations at Amnesty International states.

Till now, not a solitary individual from the security powers conveyed in the state has strived for human rights infringement in a regular civil court. This absence of responsibility has thus encouraged different genuine misuse.

Like every one of the conditions of India, Jammu and Kashmir host a multi-gathering popularity based arrangement of administration with a bicameral council. At the season of drafting the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, 100 seats were reserved for coordinate decisions from regional voting demographics. Of these, 25 seats were saved for the zones of Jammu and Kashmir State that went under Pakistani occupation; this was decreased to 24 after the twelfth alteration of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir. "The domain of the State should include every one of the regions which on the fifteenth day of August 1947, were under the sway or suzerainty of the Ruler of the State" and Section 48 in that expresses that, "Despite anything contained in segment 47, until the point when the region of the State under the occupations of Pakistan stops too so involved and the general population living around there choose their agents twenty-five seats in the Legislative Assembly might stay empty and should not be considered for retribution the aggregate part ship of the Assembly; and the said territory should be prohibited in delimiting the regional Constituencies Under Section 47".

After a delimitation in 1988, the aggregate number of seats expanded to 111, of which 87 were inside Indian-controlled an area. The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly is the main state in India to have a 6-year term, rather than the standard of a 5-year term followed in each other state's Assembly. There was the sign from the past INC Government to carry equality with alternate states, yet this does not appear to have gotten the expected help to go into law.

Persuasive political gatherings incorporate the Jammu and Kashmir National Conference (NC), the Indian National Congress (INC), the Jammu and Kashmir People's Democratic Party (PDP), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and other littler provincial gatherings. In the wake of ruling Kashmir's legislative issues for quite a long time, the National Conference's impact faded in 2002, when INC and PDP shaped a political organization together and rose to control. Under the power-sharing assertion, INC pioneer Ghulam Nabi Azad supplanted PDP's Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir in late 2005. In any case, in 2008, PDP pulled back its help from the legislature on the issue of a transitory preoccupation of about 40 sections of land (16 ha) of land to the Sri Amarnath Shrine Board. In the 2008 Kashmir Elections that were held from 17 November to 24 December, the National Conference party and the Congress party together sufficiently won seats in the state gathering to shape a decision partnership. In the 2014 decision, the voter turnout was recorded at 65% – the most noteworthy ever. The outcomes gave a cracked order to either party — the PDP won 28 seats, BJP 25, NC 15 and INC 12. Following 2 months of consultations and president's lead, the BJP and the PDP declared an assertion for a coalition government, and PDP supporter Mufti Mohammad Sayeed was confirmed as CM for a moment term, with Nirmal Singh of the BJP confirmed as agent CM. This likewise denoted the first run through in 35 years that the BJP was a coalition accomplice in the state government. The state has two self-ruling boards in Ladakh, these are the LAHDC Leh and LAHDC Kargil.


  • J&K Bank Sahafat Finance Scheme for Journalists in Jammu and Kashmir Launched
  • Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – Saubhagya Scheme launched in Jammu and Kashmir
  • All Terrain Bike (ATB) Cycle Scheme for Meritorious Boys in J&K
  • UJALA LED Bulb Scheme Launched in Jammu and Kashmir
  • Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Food Entitlement Scheme (MMSFES)
  • MMSFE Scheme for Additional 5 Kg Ration to Launch from July