AAP demands Statehood before Assembly polls

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, June 23: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) vice president JPPC, Rajesh Gupta here today accused BJP of misleading the country over constitutional safeguards to J&K.
Addressing new entrants into the Party, Gupta demanded restoration of Statehood to J&K before Assembly elections.
“J&K economy suffered worst and developments came to a standstill here after the abrogation of Article 370 but BJP continued with coercive apparatus to silence those who raise voice for justice,” he claimed adding that every section of the society is now suffering.
The AAP leader also said that youth are on roads, border dwellers and traders including shopkeepers and businessmen are bearing the brunt of apathetic and callous attitude of bureaucracy which is ruling the roost in the absence of the elected Government.
The new entrants were informed about the welfare schemes launched by AAP in Delhi under the leadership of Arvind Kejriwal.