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As per a bill proposed by the Government of India, the special status given to Kashmir through an amendment to the constitution of India was revoked. Kashmir is no longer a State. It is now a Union Territory with Legislation. Laddakh is also no longer a part of the J&K. It is also a Union Territory without Legislation. The Ministry of Law and Justice issued a notification to this effect. After the removal of Section 370, the Ministry of Home Affairs issued an order to Chief Secretaries & DGPs of all state/Union Territories and Commissioner of Police, Delhi to issue immediate instructions to security forces & law enforcement agencies in all states to put them on the maximum alert. The central government also reportedly told the states to take special care of the residents of Jammu and Kashmir, especially students from J&K against any mischief or breach of peace. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the issue after some time and told them as to why it was important to remove Article 370.
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