In her first public message after her release from detention, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has said that she will fight for the restoration of Article 370. She also said that she will exert all efforts to resolve the Kashmir conflict.
The political parties in Jammu and Kashmir reiterated that they are bound, wholly, by the contents of the 'Gupkar Declaration', a resolution issued after an all-party meeting on August 4, 2019 at the Gupkar residence of NC president Farooq Abdullah.
The Chief Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir, who is seen as one of the key officials in the administration, said misgovernance and corruption had continued for so long in Kashmir nobody shed a tear on the detention of politicians. The statement did not go well with the mainstream politicians in the Valley.