D Raja demands immediate release of detained J&K leaders

PATNA:The CPI on Saturday demanded the immediate release of all political leaders in Jammu and Kashmir in detention since the abrogation of Article 370 in the State.

CPI general secretary D Raja alleged that J&K is under siege an no political leaders of the country are being allowed to visit the region even though “right-wing sympathizers from abroad were accorded red carpet welcome.

The Narendra Modi Government at the Centre had allowed parliamentarians from the European Union to visit the region. “Now it is planning to extend the same favor to ambassadors of a number of countries,” he claimed. (AGENCIES)