Mumbai: PM Narendra Modi addressed people for the first time after Article 370 was scrapped.
In his speech, he mentioned various points related to Article 370.
PM Modi noted, “We as a nation, as a family, have taken a historic decision. A system due to which brothers & sisters of Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh were deprived of many rights & which was a big obstacle to their development, that system has been done away with.”
H also mentioned that the dream of Sardar Patel, Baba Saheb Ambedkar, Dr Syama Prasad Mookherjee, Atal ji and thousand of patriotic countrymen has been fulfilled.
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PM Modi went on saying that A new era has begun in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh, said the Prime Minister.
He added, “We have taken a historic decision on Jammu and Kashmir.”
Addressing the nation, Prime Minister Modi said, “I congratulate people of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and the whole nation. When some things are their forever we presume they will never change or go away. Article 370 was something similar.”