New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear a petition filed by Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and others against the decision of the Central Government to remove Article 370 of the Constitution giving special status to Jammu and Kashmir. Apart from this, the petitions filed against the restrictions imposed after the removal of Section 370 will also be heard.
Earlier, the Supreme Court sent petitions against the abrogation of Article 370 to the Constitution Bench. The court had said that the constitution bench will hear the case in October. Earlier in the last hearing, the editor of Kashmir Times had complained that his newspaper is not being published from Srinagar. At the same time, the Central Government had responded by saying that the rest of the newspapers are being printed and they are not intentionally printed.
On the situation in Kashmir, Attorney General KK Venugopal had told the top court that restrictions are being removed one by one in the valley. 80 percent landlines have been commissioned. Complaint of problem in treatment is false. During this period, more than 4 thousand people have had major surgery and more than 40 thousand small surgeries have been done.