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President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday conferred country's highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna on former President Pranab Mukherjee.

The order will supersede the Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 1954 as amended from time to time. The notification also made clear that all the provisions of the Constitution as amended from time to time, shall apply in relation to the state of Jammu and Kashmir and the exceptions and modifications subject to which they shall so apply.

The Bill was passed with 99 members in its favour while 84 members voted against it in the final division. In the division on referring the Bill to the Select Committee, the government got 100 votes while 84 voted against it.

The Bill was passed with 99 members in its favour while 84 members voted against it in the final division. In the division on referring the Bill to the Select Committee, the government got 100 votes while 84 voted against it.

On July 20, President Ram Nath Kovind had appointed Patel, who was serving as the Governor of Madhya Pradesh, as the replacement for outgoing Governor Ram Naik.

The cultural event showcased the artistic abilities of divyang children from different states of the country.The extraordinary performances by children in fields of singing, dance and music mesmerized the dignitaries.Prime Minister, Narendra Modi also interacted with Divyang performers after the event.

Best wishes to everyone on the special occasion of the Rath Yatra. We pray to Lord Jagannath and seek his blessings for the good health, happiness and prosperity of everyone. Jai Jagannath," Modi tweeted.

While fellow Parliamentarians were listening to President’s speech in rapt attention, Rahul Gandhi was busy phubbing. He was constantly seen browsing and scrolling his phone during the President’s speech.

President Ram Nath Kovind said, the government is moving towards building a strong, secure, prosperous and inclusive India in line with their aspirations.