JAMMU, Aug 15 : Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh on Tuesday said that Bharatiya Janta Party will take a call on issues like Article 370 and Article 35 A when it forms the government on its own in Jammu-Kashmir.
“The BJP stand on Article 370 and Article 35 A is very clear and we still stick to our stand,” Singh told reporters after the Independence Day parade in Jammu.
Referring to former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah claim that repealing of Article 35 A will hit people of Jammu the most, Singh, who also happens to be a senior BJP leader, said that he shall debate the issue with facts and figures in public. “We are in a democratic set up and there shall be debate in democracy that what has been the impact of the things which have been in the Constitution for last 70 years. Till today, they have been only misleading the people…Let them debate and come with facts and figures,” he said.