Jammu and Kashmir was India, is India shall be India–NIC, Sudhmahadev

Thousands of participants in National Integration Camp at Sudhmahadev organized by JKNPP, declared in one voice that, “Jammu and Kashmir was India, is India and shall be India”.

The camp was inaugurated yesterday by Prof.Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of National Panthers Party by hoisting National Flag. The participants came from different parts of India. National Integration Camp is held by JKNPP every year on the full moon since June, 1977.

Sudhmahadev was in the center in J&K on the foot of Himalayas and known for holy place where Shiva married Parvati and 51 generations Antal dynasty ruled continued without interruption till 1947. The principality is known as Chenani which was represented by Prof.Bhim Singh as MLA from 1977 to 1987.

The prominent Panthers Party leaders who participated in the camp included Prof.Bhim Singh, Shri Harsh Dev Singh, former Education Minister & Chairman-JKNPP, Shri Balwant Singh Mankotia, ex-MLA & President-JKNPP, Shri Yashpaul Kundal, former MLA & President, Young Panthers and several other youth, students and trade union leaders. The important sessions were held today which included women empowerment held under the chairmanship of Ms. Anita Thakur, General Secretary-JKNPP, Young Panthers Party and Students role in strengthening National Integration under the chairmanship of Shri Yashpaul Kundal, Young Panthers President, Panthers Trade Union and employees.

The important session was held on the State-Centre relations vis-à-vis Article 370, delimitation in J&K, comprehensive settlement of 15 lac refugees from POK and Pak settled in Jammu in 1947. This session was held under the chairmanship of Shri Harsh Dev Singh, Chairman-JKNPP.

Another resolution passed was for immediate establishment of AIIMS in Jammu under the leadership of JKNPP President, Shri Balwant Singh Mankotia.

Prof.Bhim Singh while addressing the participants threw a strong rejoinder to the anti-national elements and the foreign agencies who intend to destabilize India by using J&K as a window to terrorism that J&K was India, is India and shall be India. This truth was confirmed by the people of J&K in J&K Constitution. Section 3 of J&K Constitution says, “J&K is and shall be integral part of India”. He called on youth and leaders of the country to support the Panthers Party in J&K to eliminate the enemies of peace and foreign agents who intend to damage India and promote terrorism and militancy in the Indian sub-continent.

More than 20000 participated in the National Integration Camp held under the chairmanship of Prof.Bhim Singh.