J&K: Omar calls for phased withdrawal of AFSPA

Pushing for partial lifting of the controversial AFSPA in J&K, CM Omar Abdullah Monday asked all stake holders concerned to shed rigidity to help take a decision based on the ground situation.

Withdrawal of AFSPA complex question: BSF DG

The BSF, which is entrusted with security in J&K, said the issue of withdrawal of the AFSPA from the state is a "very complex" question.

Advani against AFSPA withdrawal from Kashmir

Opposing the withdrawal of AFSPA from Jammu and Kashmir, BJP leader LK Advani said nothing should be done that weakens the armed forces` position.