kashmir situation

The forest department team had come to remove encroachment from a piece of land. This infuriated villagers to an extent that one of them tried to commit suicide by pouring petrol.

Doval arrived in the Kashmir valley on August 9 and since then has interacted with the locals, Governor Satyapal Malik and the troops who are on duty.

The BJP-led Central government converted Jammu and Kashmir into a Union Territory with the legislature, while hiving off Ladakh as a separate Union Territory without legislature.