Chetan Bhagat when says, stone-pelting is due to lack of employment, he must observe that they’ve very categorically said that the stone pelting is NOT for lack of jobs, but for establishing Islamic Caliphate in the state.
Article 370 has been a point of contention since its inception with Dr B R Amedkar, the chairman of the constitution drafting committee refusing to endorse it
Kashmiris are so desperate to protect their Islamic identity, whose true home is in distant lands of middle-east, that they are willing to sever bonds with their brethren who are made from the same soil, water and air as they are.
How game-changer is the abrogation of Article 370 going to be?
Article 370 basically served only one purpose, and that is to create a wedge between Kashmir and the rest of India. But, that’s all in the past now.
On abrogation of Article 370, Gopalakrishnan said it will definitely boost the economy of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh, but did show keen interest to invest there because he has not so far invested beyond South India so far.