Subsequent to the decision by the Home Ministry and the Government of India on Article 370 abrogating the special status to Jammu and Kashmir, a special bill to split the state into two Union Territories was also cleared by the Parliament.
Following this decision and the various speculations being made across the country and by media, the Prime Minister was expected to publicly present the governments stand, purpose and expectation from this decision.
Finally, today evening, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the nation LIVE today at 8PM. This address is expected to clear many doubts related to this landmark decision.
Prime Minister’s last address to the nation was on March 27, where he announced the that India has demonstrated A-Sat capability shooting down a live satellite.
This address is expected to clear a lot of misconceptions, once the PM explains his governments decision on abrogating the special status to J&K and splitting the state in two Union Terrirories, one Jammu and Kashmir, and the other Laddakh.