Kashmiris suffered for four decades, embrace them, rebuild new Kashmir: PM Modi

Nashik: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached out to the people of Jammu and Kashmir with a call to all Indians to help rebuild the new Kashmir, embrace the people of the state who have suffered for decades and turn the valley into heaven again.

Addressing a rally here PM Modi referred to “Kashmir hamara hai” slogans at a BJP rally to underscore that now it was time for the rest of the country to rebuild a new Kashmir and embrace Kashmiris. PM Modi also spoke about applying balm to the wounds of the people who have suffered a lot for decades. “Will you come forward,” he asked. The crowd roared back in the affirmative.

PM Modi also accused opposition parties of trying to derive political benefit over the government’s decision to scrap Article 370 of the Constitution. “This decision, aimed at strengthening the country’s unity, will also help the people of Jammu and Kashmir to realise their aspirations and dreams,” PM Modi said at the BJP rally in Nashik to mark the end of ‘Mahajanadesh Yatra of chief minister Devendra Fadnavis.