In Jammu and Kashmir, the alliance between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the PDP has now been broken by the BJP. BJP General Secretary and Jammu and Kashmir in-charge, Ram Madhav announced this news in a press conference, he said that “keeping in view the conditions of the valley, staying with PDP in Jannu & Kashmir is not possible now“. Priorly BJP-PDP government was formed in the assembly elections held in 2014, after getting no full majority. The BJP emerged as the largest party in the December 2014 elections. BJP Secretary Ram Madhav said,”Terrorism, violence, and radicalization have risen and fundamental rights of the citizens are under danger in the Valley. Shujaat Bukhari‘s killing is an example.
BJP-PDP Alliance Breaks LIVE Updates
1:00 AM IST- Omar Abdullah called for fresh elections in the state soon
12:00 AM IST- Director General of Police SP Vaid said on Tuesday that operations against terrorists in the state will be intensified in the coming days. “I am sure things should work very effectively and it will have an impact on the security situation in the Valley
11:00 PM IST- Operations against terrorists will be intensified, says J&K DGP
10:00 PM IST-The orders were to maintain a high alert in the camps so that if the camps were attacked, we are able to retaliate effectively.
6:20 PM IST- Army has started their search operation fast just after Alliance have been broken by BJP.
Glad #BJPPDP alliance ended. No way to run a state. Things are going out of control there and we haven't been able to do anything about it. Time for total rethink on Kashmir and doing what it takes to fix the problem.
— Chetan Bhagat (@chetan_bhagat) June 19, 2018
6:00 PM IST- I had cautioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi that a BJP-PDP alliance will be a Himalayan blunder: Gulam Nabi Azad said
5:40 PM IST- Former DGP of Jammu and Kashmir police K Rajendra Kumar welcomed the decision and said,”imposing Governor’s Rule in Jammu and Kashmir would be the “right step towards restoring public order and peace (in the state), especially in the context of rising terrorist incidents and radicalisation”. “This is a relief for the peace-loving people of the state,” he said.
5:20 PM IST- This was an alliance between the north pole and the south pole. The people of the nation want to know what happened to the north pole-south pole alliance. All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, chief Asaduddin Owaisi said.
5:00 PM IST- PDP spokesperson Rafi Ahmad Mir said: “We had tried our best to run the alliance government with the BJP. This is a surprise for us because we did not have any indication about their decision
She was cutting ribbons while the BJP was cutting her legs out from under her. How I wish she had left with her head held high & her dignity intact! She was J&K’s CM, not of the BJPDP. https://t.co/I8NA5lN8pl
— Omar Abdullah (@OmarAbdullah) June 19, 2018
4:40 PM IST- “I as a former chief minister wish Mehbooba Mufti would have gone out with her dignity intact. She chose to be dismissed not to leave with dignity,” Omar said. We are not at all celebrating this break-up. No responsible political party could be happy with the governor’s rule. We are mourning the demise of democracy.” He further said.
Didn’t BJP tell us that demonetisation had broken the back of terrorism in Kashmir? Then what happened? https://t.co/S9nyOMocKl
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) June 19, 2018
4:20 PM IST- Union home minister Rajnath Singh completed a high-level security meeting on the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir with NSA Ajit Doval and Intelligence Bureau chief Rajiv Jain.
4:10 PM IST- BJP also cited the killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari killing and the worsening law and order conditions in the state.
4:00 PM IST- National Conference (NC) begins its meeting in Srinagar. Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah present in the meeting. Political future of PDP over. The situation will further deteriorate in Jammu and Kashmir: Asaduddin Owaisi
After ruining it, BJP pulls out of Kashmir
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) June 19, 2018
3:45 PM IST- On future action, PDP says we will put our heads together at 4 o’clock meeting at CM house and decide the next step
3:30 PM IST- We will talk in detail at 5 pm, PDP leader Naeem Akhtar. PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti to address a press conference at 5 pm today.
3:28 PM IST- Ghulam Nabi Azad talks to Omar Abdullah over the phone and discusses the situation in Jammu and Kashmir.
3:18 PM IST- Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections in 2014 had thrown a fractured mandate. Out of 89 seats, PDP had gained 28, BJP had won 25, outgoing NC had managed just 15 while Congress had 14. Five seats had gone to others.
3:08 PM IST- An opportunistic BJP, First an opportunistic alliance with PDP, Now an opportunistic breakaway, Both acts of political immorality, Kaise Desh badlega ?,” Congress leader and former Law Minister Kapil Sibal tweeted.
An opportunistic BJP
First an opportunistic alliance with PDP
Now an opportunistic breakaway
Both acts of political immorality
Kaise Desh badlega ?
— Kapil Sibal (@KapilSibal) June 19, 2018
3:07 PM IST- Congress refuses to support Mehboob Mufti’s PDP to form an alliance government in Jammu and Kashmir
3:06 PM IST- We want that after this, prosperity will come in Jammu & Kashmir: BJP J&K President
Keeping in mind the larger interest of India's integrity and to bring the deteriorating situation in the state under control, it would be apt to hand over the governance to the governor of J&K : Shri @rammadhavbjp
— BJP (@BJP4India) June 19, 2018
3:05 PM IST- This alliance was unnatural and anti-national. Our party chief had already said that this alliance will not work. If they Would maintain it, they have to defend in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections – Sanjay Rawat (Shiv Sena)
2:55 PM IST- The central Govt did everything in the valley. We also made a lot of effort to stop the vigilance from the Pakistan side. PDP has failed to fulfill its promises. During the development work in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, our leaders were facing a lot of problems from the PDP – Ram Madhav
2:45 PM IST- Ram Madhav said, “In a special meeting, everyone was called in Delhi and Jammu and Kashmir was discussed. We formed the BJP-PDP coalition government three years ago. It has been discussed how much its purpose has been accomplished. In the last few days, the situation in Kashmir has also been discussed. After getting information from the Home Ministry and the agencies, we consulted with Modiji and Amit Shah. “
2:35 PM IST- After discussion and consultation with the state and central leaders of the state, we have decided to withdraw from the alliance. The mandate was to break three years ago. The BJP had support PDP got majority seats in the Kashmir Valley.