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Dr Thokchom Meinya A Lok Sabha Member of Indian Parliament, Dr. Thokchom Meinya on Tuesday raised the issue of repealing the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) in the Parliament. The MP said that the AFSPA is “redundant, infamous, inhumane and most importantly terrifying” to all the people in the troubled torn Northeast and Jammu and Kashmir. He informed the house that the latest causality is the Arunachal Pradesh. Out of 19 districts, 12 districts, which cover almost two-third territory of the State have been declared disturbed under this “infamous and notorious” Act, said Meinya, informing that even the Arunachal

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By News Desk The civil society of Jammu and Kashmir submitted a resolution today, demanding the return of the body of Mohammad Afzal Guru, to the Prime Minister of India, Home Minister of India, Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and the Speaker of the Lok Sabha. Guru was convicted by the courts for attacking the Indian parliament in 2001 and was hanged on February 9, 2013 in Tihar jail, Delhi. The resolution has been endorsed by 850 civil society members and urges to consider the demand of the people of Jammu and Kashmir to return Guru’s body, which was