x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Imran Khan dancing to tunes of global terrorists; can't stop terror financing, money laundering | PDP's ousted leaders, aides hold meet, pledge unity | Govt says no waive off of private schools tuition fee to students | Govt should initiate enquiry of Legislative Council employees' recruitment | After Noori, Bollywood never returned to Jammu | Ram Madhav to arrive in Kashmir for BJP youth workers convention | ACB registers FIR in J&K Kashmir Bank loan fraud case of Rs 1100 cr | Munish urges Jammu youth to strengthen his hands | Will distribute my salary among needy' | There was continuous injustice with Jammu, Ladakh: PM Modi | Army''s Tiger division, universities host joint workshop on cyber security in Jammu | Awareness programme on Swachhta Hi Sewa held | Two karatekas from J&K shine in Japan | BGSBU organizes STC on Data Science | Inter Block District Level Tournament concludes | Natrang screens its film "Gulab Gaatha" | Mayor JMC listens to problems of residents of Ward No. 14 | 131 VDCs, 1555 police personnel martyred in terror-related incidents since 1989 | Terrorist attack at jewellery store in Baramulla, no casualties reported | Crime Branch registers FIR against officials of STL in Jammu | Govt constitutes Sub-Committee for digitization of payments | Militant attacks on Kashmir apple traders leave farmers in panic, fear | BJP expels more leaders for anti party activities | QRTs constituted to ensure smooth traffic on Jammu-Srinagar national highway | Locals of Ghani, Sagra Panchayats demand bunkers | ACB conducts raid at residence of J&K Bank manager in Pulwama | NC laments dilly dallying tactics on winding up of Sarore Toll Plaza | Pakistan used satellite phones to communicate in Valley after Article 370 abrogation: Report | Terrorists frustrated over return of normalcy in Kashmir: Khanna | Senior PDP leader, two former bureaucrats among over 500 join BJP in Jammu | Project to shift HC to Raika-Bahu ill conceived: Citizens Forum | Absence of records of these unwanted guests with police poses serious concern | Kashmiri apple growers send 6 lakh tons of apples outside | Cooperator Vijay Choudhary takes stock of problems of Ward No 42 | Panchayat members pin hope on BDC elections for development of rural areas | No brick kiln shall operate around 8 kms to Srinagar: DB to State | DC Kathua conducts surprise inspection of offices | Div Com reviews working of PM-KMY | Model Academy organises rally against use of plastic | Karate-do coaching camp concludes at Rajouri | VC IIPA gets Paul H Appleby Award | Umeed Foundation Chairman donates Rs. 11000 for poor girl's marriage | Lecture on endangered species organized | 40,000 indigenous bulletproof jackets supplied to Indian Army | Cambridge International School organizes picnic for toddlers | Health department hosts debate competition | YCET conducts site visit at construction of Ring Road | RDAA to organize district athletics championship from Oct 28 | LWWS stages Nukkad play | Kissan Sabha demands compensation to farmers, scapping toll plazas | SAST organizes free medical camp | Bharat Rattan to Pt Prem Nath Dogra demanded | Prepare for drone terrorism | Govt to come up with new ambitious drug de-addiction policy: Advisor Kumar | Div Com reviews implementation of PM-KSN, PMKMY schemes in Jammu division | Advisor Skandan stresses on promotion of local craft, integrated farming | Justice Magray reviews functioning of Court Complex | CCHSS celebrates Grandparents' day | GDC RS Pura organizes Kavi Darbar | Green day celebrated in Bachpan | SIPS hold investiture ceremony | Jammu Sanskriti School organizes "Me & My Buddy" Competition | Power Dev Deptt employees suspend pen down strike | Jugal Kishore tours Sunderbani-Nowshera, Kalakote Assembly Constituencies | BJP stands exposed for double standards on the toll plaza: Congress | JTC criticizes BJP for misleading people | Inclusion of Rughnath Mandir temple in smart city project welcomed | Ex AMO from Nowshera gets maximum degrees | NMC demands release of installment of DA before Diwali | CGM NABARD visits KVK Reasi | J&K to receive moderate rain during next 24 hours | 4 KG poppy straw recovered, one arrested | 2 absconders apprehended by Reasi Police | One arrested with liquor | One narcotic smuggler arrested | MPEJ hails abolition of LC, term it as white elephant on state exchequer | EJAF highlights pending demands | Back Issues  
 
news details
Privileged Kashmir: Free DTH set-top boxes, additional 25 MBBS seats
Discrimination with Jammu, Ladakh continues
6/27/2019 12:36:13 AM
Early Times Report
Jammu, June 26: People of Jammu and Ladakh voted for BJP in 2014 in the hope that the BJP would fight against the discriminatory policies being devised and ruthlessly implemented by Kashmiri ruling elite with the help its cronies in Jammu and dispense justice to the people of these two regions, but all their hopes stood dashed to the ground. The BJP forged an alliance with the PDP, handed over everything to it on a platter and the result was that Jammu and Ladakh suffered and suffered huge socio-economic and political losses.
On June 19, 2018, the BJP withdrew its support to the PDP and the government fell. It withdrew support to the PDP-led coalition government for two reasons: the PDP neglected Jammu and Ladakh and the PDP-led coalition government had become a threat to national security. The withdrawal of the support to the PDP gave the people of Jammu and Ladakh to understand that the BJP's attitude had undergone a change and that it would now not allow the powers-that-be to make unjust and humiliating distinctions between Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh.
It was this belief of the people of Jammu and Ladakh that motivated them to vote for the BJP in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections. The BJP scored massive victories in both the Jammu province and the Ladakh province. Narendra Modi took oath of office as PM for the second time in a row on May 30. Two days later, he constituted his government. It was expected that it would treat all the three regions equally, but it didn't happen. What happened was to the contrary. It didn't perpetrate one injustice on Jammu and Ladakh during the past 4 days; it perpetrated two injustices.
On June 23, J&K Governor SP Malik, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar and MoS in PMO distributed free DTH set-top boxes during an event held for the purpose in Srinagar. Distributing the free DTH set-top boxes among Kashmiris, Javadekar said: "These would prove to be vital in meeting aspirations of the people especially those living in border areas".
The same day, the Union Health Ministry approved additional 85 MBBS seats for J&K, taking total number of medical seats available for aspirants to 985 this academic year. The GMCs at Srinagar and Jammu were given 30 seats each and 25 additional MBBS seats were allotted to Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Soura.
This is the BJP's concept of justice and equity. It's clear that the there is no difference between the BJP and the Congress when it comes to Jammu and Ladakh. Both are Kashmir-centric.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU