The reason for making J&K a UT is, without the police or the IAS directly under the boots of the Abdullahs or the Muftis, their capacity to make money or create mischief will be severely limited.
If J&K wants to remain a Muslim majority state in a Secular country, it is like an oxymoron. Either J&K has to forget its religious identity or else India has to become a Hindu Rashtra.
Not delimitation, but trifurcation seems to be the solution for Kashmir, splitting the state of Jammu and Kashmir into three states: Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh. Here is why.
If India wants order to be established in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, she should show that order in the treatment of the central government towards the State.
Read how the right wing of India has succeeded in presenting the ‘right’ view to the people of India, as far as the Kashmir affairs are concerned.