Up to date: Oct 10, 2019 07:47 IST
Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 10 (ANI): Candidates filed nomination right here on Wednesday for the upcoming Block Improvement Council (BDC) elections scheduled to be held on October 24 in Jammu and Kashmir.
The Congress social gathering introduced on Wednesday that it might boycott the BDC elections.
“We have now come to grasp that these elections (Block Improvement Council elections) are being held to facilitate just one social gathering – ruling social gathering. Our leaders are beneath detention. We have now no different possibility however to announce that we’re boycotting the election,” Congress chief Ghulam Ahmad Mir mentioned whereas addressing a press convention.
Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday had reviewed the bottom state of affairs of Jammu and Kashmir throughout a gathering with state BJP leaders right here with social gathering leaders, sources mentioned.
The assembly was performed to take inventory of floor state of affairs in Kashmir Valley and talk about preparedness forward of BDC elections.
A number of distinguished leaders of Jammu and Kashmir unit of BJP had been current within the assembly.
Shah within the assembly directed the BJP leaders in Jammu and Kashmir to place all attainable efforts to revive normalcy and peace within the Valley. He requested the leaders to assist administration in the direction of reopening of colleges and different instructional establishments within the area and begin outreach packages to deliver individuals comfortable, sources mentioned. (ANI)