J&K daughters will get equal rights after abrogation of Art 35A, 370: BJP leader

Citing scrapping of two articles that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir as a pro-women step, former minister, spokesperson and Prabhari BJP Mahila Morcha here Priya Sethi said that Article 370 is responsible for present situation in Kashmir valley and the article was anti-women, anti-development and anti-human rights.


Ms Sethi, added that the article has not only worked against democracy and development of women in Jammu and Kashmir but has also led to the ill-treatment of womenfolk here.


‘After Narendra Modi government’s decision on Jammu & Kashmir (J&K), women would no longer be deprived of their property rights even if they marry a non-resident,’ she said here in a statement.