BASIT ZARGAR | 26 JANUARY, 2017
Republic Day in Kashmir Without Govt
SRINAGAR: For the first time, the January 26 functions in Kashmir Valley were held without the participation of politicians, mainly the elected representatives of the BJP and PDP.
Leaders of the ruling alliance remained in Jammu because of weather conditions in the Valley. Flights were suspended.
All separatist and militant groups in the Valley have given strike call on the eve of Republic Day.