Leaders who looted J&K for 40 years will now be sent to jail: Nadda
23: In a veiled dig at National
Conference, People’s Democratic Party and the Congress, BJP working president
JP Nadda on Friday said that leaders who looted the Jammu and Kashmir for last
40 years will now be sent to jail.
laws were not applicable in Kashmir. Only 3 families were looting J&K and
used to incite separatism as there was no Prevention of Corruption Act in
J&K. There was no auditing system in place. Now, the enquiry of J&K
Bank has started. Those leaders who have looted J&K for 40 yrs will be sent
to jail,” Nadda said while addressing an election rally here.
In August this
year, the government abrogated Article 370 which gives special status to the
erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir. The Parliament also passed a bill to
bifurcate the region into two Union Territories- Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
Jharkhand will go
to polls in five phases from November 30. The first phase of polling will be
held on November 30, the second phase on December 6, the third phase on
December 12, the fourth phase on December 16 and the last phase on December 20.
The Congress has
forged an alliance with the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and the Rashtriya
Janata Dal (RJD) in the state to defeat the incumbent BJP.
In 2014, the BJP,
which won 43 seats, formed the government along with All Jharkhand Students’
Union (AJSU), which had won 5 seats under the leadership of Raghubar Das.