07 May, 2021

Restoring J&K To Its ­Previous Autonomous Position Is The Ideal ­Solution: Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah says an ­independent Jammu and Kashmir is unviable economically, strategically, and in all other terms.

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Restoring J&K To Its ­Previous Autonomous Position Is The Ideal ­Solution: Omar Abdullah
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2018-07-06T16:34:15+05:30

Former J&K chief minister and National Conference (NC) chief Omar Abdullah believes that restoring Jammu and Kashmir’s autonomous position is the ideal solution to end the longstanding dispute in his home state. Speaking to Naseer Ganai in Srinagar, he says that an independent Kashmir is ­unviable. Excerpts from the interview…

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