New Delhi, Aug 5 : CPI(M) leader K Rangarajan said BJP is creating another Palestine with the decision of scrapping Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir as .assembly has been dissolved .
K Rangarajan said, ” It’s black day.Indian constitution has been raped by BJP govt. You didn’t consult people of J&K-Ladakh. You dissolved Assembly,you don’t want to hold any election. You’ve taken another 35000 Army people there. You’re creating another Palestine.”
DMK President MK Stalin said, ” Without consulting people of Jammu and Kashmir, Article 370 has been taken away. Democracy has been murdered. AIADMK is also supporting the decision which is condemnable”.
Congress ledaer Ghulam Nabi Azad said, ” A border state, which is culturally, geographically, historically&politically different was bound together by Article 370. Drunk in power&to get votes, BJP govt scrapped 3-4 things. They’ve cut off head of the country. Political parties will fight and stand with J&K.”
BJD, YSRCP. BSP, AIADMK, Shiv Sena and BPF (Assam) have supported the Centre’s resolution on Article 370. BJD MP Prasanna Acharya in Rajya Sabha said, “In real sense today, Jammu and Kashmir has become a part of India. My party supports this resolution. We are a regional party but for us nation is first.”