BJP to agitate over discrimination against Jammu/Ladakh

The BJP would launch an agitation on November 27 to protest what it called the state government`s discriminatory policy towards Jammu and Ladakh regions.

Updated: Nov 24, 2010, 22:31 PM IST

Jammu: The BJP would launch an agitation on
November 27 to protest what it called the state government`s
discriminatory policy towards Jammu and Ladakh regions.
The agitation will start with a three-hour Jammu bandh
from 0800 hours to 1100 hours on November 27 and will be
followed by similar shutdowns and protests in different
districts of Jammu and Ladakh regions, Pradesh BJP President
Shamsher Singh Manhas told reporters here today.
Accusing Omar Abdullah government of discriminating
against Jammu and Ladakh regions in matters of giving
employment to educated youth and providing financial aid to
developmental activities, Manhas said the agitation will
continue till the state got rid of a chief minister like him.

PTI