In his address to the nation on the eve of Independence Day,(jammu kashmir) President Ram Nath Kovind has aforementioned that nullifying of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir can profit the individuals of the state and guarantee justice to the daughters.
‘I am assured that the recent changes created in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh would be of huge profit to those regions. they’re going to alter the individuals to access and luxuriate in identical rights, same privileges as the remainder of the country,’ President Kovind aforementioned.
He listed different advantages that he aforesaid can flow to the region when the choice to scrap the special standing for J&K with special mention of the right to Education and Right to info .
President Kovind aid that daughters of Jammu and Kashmir may currently be shielded from unequal practices like instant Triple Talaq.
Earlier this month, the BJP-ruled central government scrapped Jammu and Kashmir’s special standing beneath Article 370 and additionally introduced 2 bills within the Rajya Sabha downgrading and dividing the state into 2 union territories: J&K and Ladakh.
President Kovind conjointly proclaimed that the recently concluded Parliament session was one in all the foremost productive and long sittings of both the Lok Sabha and therefore the Rajya Sabha. ‘Many vital bills were passed in an exceedingly spirit of cross-party co-operation and constructive discussion. i’m assured this is often solely AN indicator of what the approaching 5 years have future,’ he said.
Thirty bills, as well as the money legislations that ar a part of the budget, were cleared by each homes, the best in any session within the past decade. It conjointly saw ninety six or 241 out of 265 first-term MPs taking part in numerous debates.
The productivity in Parliament was assisted by the very fact that the BJP and its allies have the numerical advantage in Lok Sabha. The BJP has 303 members within the 543 member Lok Sabha and therefore the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has 358 members.
The ruling coalition was speculated to have a harder time passing legislations through the Rajya Sabha however things did prove otherwise. The BJP managed to engineer resignations in some parties, and convincing others to either vote for it or abstain.
President Kovind congratulated the voters of the country for taking part within the seventeenth general elections that he delineated because the largest democratic exercise in human history. ‘It was currently for all people to figure along and take our cherished nation to new heights,’ he said.
The President spoke on the eve of India’s 73rd legal holiday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the state on the holiday from the ramparts of the Red Fort in city