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Breather For Kashmiris: Supreme Court Defers Hearing On Article 35-A

The Supreme Court today adjourned the hearing of the plea challenging Article 35A of the Constitution which empowers the Jammu and Kashmir legislature to define its ‘permanent residents’ and bestow on them special rights and privileges. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Mishra adjourned the hearing after the Centre told the court that