National Conference leader Omar Abdullah and People’s Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday condemned the Centre’s decision to delimit sale of non-agricultural land in Jammu and Kashmir.
The Centre has announced new rules that allow any Indian citizen to buy land in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the notification issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, no domicile or permanent resident certificate is required for purchasing non-agricultural land in Jammu and Kashmir. However, agricultural land can only be purchased by agriculturalists or people engaged in farm-related activities.
Not acceptable: Omar Abdullah
Speaking to India Today TV, NC leader Omar Abdullah said that the new land laws were unacceptable.
“They are intended to change the demography of this place,” Omar Abdullah said.
The NC leader claimed that the new land laws were created because the BJP cannot tolerate a Muslim majority state in the country
“Why should the army