According to media reports, the decision has been taken after Occupied Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik sent a report to the central government recommending imposition of President’s rule in the state.
Reports said the state will directly come under the President’s rule for following six months during which elections have to be declared in state. In case the elections are not declared, President’s rule can be extended by another six months.
Meanwhile, Chairman Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has urged global trade organizations to link their trade and business contracts with India to peaceful resolution of Kashmir dispute.
In a statement in Srinagar, he appealed to the trade bodies to force New Delhi to stop the ongoing military operation against Kashmiris and resolve the dispute according to the wishes and aspirations of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.