Published On: Wed, Mar 14th, 2018

Intrigue behind sacking of Kashmir’s BJP-PDP alliance ‘architect’

In a move that will strain the peace process in Jammu and Kashmir – and the credibility of the state’s governing coalition – chief minister Mehbooba Mufti has sacked her Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) colleague Dr Haseeb Drabu as finance minister. The move came days after his remarks – that the situation in the trouble-torn region shouldn’t be seen as a political problem but as a social issue – triggered a storm.

Source: Intrigue behind sacking of Kashmir’s BJP-PDP alliance ‘architect’ | Asia Times

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