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The Centre had, on August 2, cancelled the Amarnath Yatra and advised pilgrims and tourists to cut short their stay in the Valley “immediately” in view of the “latest intelligence inputs of terror threats”, days before the revocation of Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir.The Centre had, on August 2, cancelled the Amarnath Yatra and advised pilgrims and tourists to cut short their stay in the Valley “immediately” in view of the “latest intelligence inputs of terror threats”, days before the revocation of Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

Kashmir opens for tourists two months after travel ban | india news | Hindustan Times

Jammu and Kashmir has been reopened to tourists from today, more than two months after the government asked tourists and pilgrims to leave the state before it made the big announcement of ending the special status for Jammu and Kashmir.Jammu and Kashmir has been reopened to tourists from today, more than two months after the government asked tourists and pilgrims to leave the state before it made the big announcement of ending the special status for Jammu and Kashmir.

Jammu And Kashmir Reopens To Tourists After 2 Months, All Help Assured

The BJP has fielded candidates on 122 constituencies in Kashmir, said its spokesperson Brigadier (retired) Anil Gupta, adding that the party is also supporting 29 Independents for elections to the office of the chairpersons of BDCs. He said that the party is contesting on a total of 280 seats out of 316 seats on its own in the state.The BJP has fielded candidates on 122 constituencies in Kashmir, said its spokesperson Brigadier (retired) Anil Gupta, adding that the party is also supporting 29 Independents for elections to the office of the chairpersons of BDCs. He said that the party is contesting on a total of 280 seats out of 316 seats on its own in the state.

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A “historical wrong” has been corrected by the government, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said while briefing reporters after the Cabinet meeting. A “historical wrong” has been corrected by the government, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said while briefing reporters after the Cabinet meeting.

Cabinet Okays Rs 5.5 lakh Each for 5.3k PoK Families - The Economic Times

The protests triggered by Imran Khan’s UN speech show that the current quietude is deceptiveThe protests triggered by Imran Khan’s UN speech show that the current quietude is deceptive

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TheTribune: RESTRICTIONS on mobile telephony in the Kashmir Valley should have been lifted soon after they were removed in the Jammu region.RESTRICTIONS on mobile telephony in the Kashmir Valley should have been lifted soon after they were removed in the Jammu region.

Let the phones ring

Re-opening the gates for visitors should spell relief for local tourism, which supports many livelihoods and was hit hard. But for large numbers to visit J&K, the state needs to regain its earlier semblance of normalcyRe-opening the gates for visitors should spell relief for local tourism, which supports many livelihoods and was hit hard. But for large numbers to visit J&K, the state needs to regain its earlier semblance of normalcy

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“Governor Shri Satya Pal Malik held a Situation cum Security Review Meeting today with the Advisors and the Chief Secretary. The Governor directed that the Home Department’s advisory asking tourists to leave the valley be lifted immediately. This will be done w.e.f. 10.10.2019.”

DIPR-J&K on Twitter: "Governor Shri Satya Pal Malik held a Situation cum Security Review Meeting today with the Advisors and the Chief Secretary. The Governor directed that the Home Department’s advisory asking tourists to leave the valley be lifted immediately. This will be done w.e.f. 10.10.2019."

“A democratic India that always fought for principles of liberty & equality is today being questioned & castigated for its brutal actions in Kashmir internationally. Governments will come & go but what about the damage done to the reputation & moral fabric of this country?”

Mehbooba Mufti on Twitter: "A democratic India that always fought for principles of liberty & equality is today being questioned & castigated for its brutal actions in Kashmir internationally. Governments will come & go but what about the damage done to the reputation & moral fabric of this country?"

“Commencement of Vande Bharat Express from Delhi to Katra has made Jammu & Kashmir more accessible & also ensured a comfortable travel experience for devotees of Maa Vaishno Devi. Read my reply on Quora on how Vande Bharat has benefited the people: https://t.co/OOm1VJQKDN”

Piyush Goyal on Twitter: "Commencement of Vande Bharat Express from Delhi to Katra has made Jammu & Kashmir more accessible & also ensured a comfortable travel experience for devotees of Maa Vaishno Devi. Read my reply on Quora on how Vande Bharat has benefited the people: https://t.co/OOm1VJQKDN… https://t.co/nwdRU2lajd"

“A very productive meeting with UK representatives from the Indian Congress Party where we discussed the human rights situation in Kashmir. There must be a de-escalation and an end to the cycle of violence and fear which has plagued the region for so long.”

Jeremy Corbyn on Twitter: "A very productive meeting with UK representatives from the Indian Congress Party where we discussed the human rights situation in Kashmir. There must be a de-escalation and an end to the cycle of violence and fear which has plagued the region for so long.… https://t.co/cU5n3uCm3H"

On August 2 the govt had issued an advisory asking tourists to leave the Kashmir Valley immediately saying there was a terror threat.On August 2 the govt had issued an advisory asking tourists to leave the Kashmir Valley immediately saying there was a terror threat.

Govt's tourist advisory for Kashmir ends today, but shutdown enters Day 67 in Valley - India News

Rashid had earlier this year joined the Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement floated by former IAS officer Shah Faisal.Rashid had earlier this year joined the Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement floated by former IAS officer Shah Faisal.

Upset with Centre’s Kashmir Move, Shehla Rashid Announces Decision to Quit Electoral Politics - News18

It is now learnt that the govt has decided to ask the service providers to restore mobile phone connectivity across the Valley in a phased manner.

Mobiles back in J&K soon, Net block to remain

It is now learnt that the govt has decided to ask the service providers to restore mobile phone connectivity across the Valley in a phased manner.

Mobiles back in J&K soon, Net block to remain

They had missed out on an earlier package in 2016 because they had moved to Jammu and Kashmir only in later years and not immediately after Partition.They had missed out on an earlier package in 2016 because they had moved to Jammu and Kashmir only in later years and not immediately after Partition.

PoK families who initially settled outside J&K post Partition to get rehabilitation package: Cabinet

They had missed out on an earlier package in 2016 because they had moved to Jammu and Kashmir only in later years and not immediately after Partition.They had missed out on an earlier package in 2016 because they had moved to Jammu and Kashmir only in later years and not immediately after Partition.

PoK families who initially settled outside J&K post Partition to get rehabilitation package: Cabinet

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved Central Assistance for 5,300 displaced families from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).Cabinet approves inclusion of 5,300 displaced families families of Jammu and Kashmir-1947, who initially opted to move outside the State but later on returned and settled in the state.

₹ 5.5 lakh announced for 5,300 displaced families from PoK | India News – India TV

SRINAGAR, Oct 9: The efforts of the Jammu and Kashmir administration to reopen colleges in the Valley today failed as students did not report toSRINAGAR, Oct 9: The efforts of the Jammu and Kashmir administration to reopen colleges in the Valley today failed as students did not report to

Colleges reopen in Kashmir; students stay away

The party said this was in view of the ‘indifferent’ attitude of the state administration and detention of senior party leaders in the Valley. The party said this was in view of the ‘indifferent’ attitude of the state administration and detention of senior party leaders in the Valley.

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