Will This Pass Judicial Review?: Twitter On Revoking Article 370
After a tense few days in the Valley where all sorts of rumors ran amok, Home Minister Amit Shah’s address in Rajya Sabya finally put all speculations to rest. While addressing the Upper House of the parliament, Shah aborgated Article 370 that grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir.
Apart from this he also shared that the government also tabled a Bill for the bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir in the parliament.
Unsurprisingly, chaos ensued in the house during his address with the Opposition calling government’s move as foul play. Social commentators, national level leaders and intellectuals too took to twitter to share their take on this move by Shah. Here’s how they reacted.
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Suspension of Civil Liberties?
Many Twitter users were miffed as the Article 370 was discussed only for 1.5 hours in Parliamentt.
Will This Stand Judicial Review?
On the other hand there many remained unclear about the legal aspect of the proposed amendment.
BJP Hailed for Upholding Poll Promise
There were also many who hailed Shah and the current BJP government for upholding their poll promise and bringing a ‘final resolution’ to the Kashmir conflict. Shah and Modi were lauded for their brave new stance against separatists.
Political Parties Divided
Meanwhile, several political parties were also divided as the Bill was tabled in the Upper House.
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