Prof. Bhim Singh

NPP Supremo expressed anguish on the letter addressed to the public by Prime Minister Modi

Prof. Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of J&K National Panthers Party and Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of India wrote a strong letter to Prime Minister Modi in response to the Prime Minister’s open letter to the countrymen. NPP Supremo in his open reply to the Prime Minister, Modi Ji, has raised the pertinent issues/subjects concerning public interest which have been either ignored or diluted or even crushed by the Prime Minister. In his letter, NPP Supremo sent his open letter to the Prime Minister in 12 points ranging from Ram Janam Bhumi to the foreign policy of India and the consequential effects on India’s foreign policy and Non-Alignment. The letter is produced below for public opinion and information of all: “Hon’ble Prime Minister, Modi Sahib, It is my pleasure to read this morning your letter as Pradhan Sevak to the citizens of India about your government’s one year achievements. I feel that translator has not been very careful in translating your letter into English. However I would like to appreciate your letter and your efforts to plead for your government’s case before 130 crores. I would like to express my views as one of the humble citizen of India in Jammu & Kashmir in the following paragraphs. ‘You have mentioned that your government scrapped Article 370 from the Indian Constitution. This movement the Panthers Party has been following since its creation in 1982 seeking amendment in Article 370. It is surprising that the Instrument of Accession that was signed by Maharaja of J&K in 1947 has been accepted nor its command has been amended. The Maharaja signed the Instrument of Accession on October 26, 1947 retaining three subjects namely Defence, Foreign Affairs and Communications with Allied Matters. You have nor your government has mentioned a word regarding the Instrument of Accession vis-à-vis State of Jammu & Kashmir. ‘Your government has retained Article 370 (1) without referring about the status of the Instrument of Accession. ‘That without integrating the State of Jammu & Kashmir, you have demolished the statehood of Jammu & Kashmir by converting only one half of it…