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Author Topic: Muslim-Hindu tension: Land riots bring down Kashmir coalition  (Read 648 times)
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« on: Jul 08, 2008 03:39 AM »


Violent street protests by rival groups of Muslims and Hindus in a dispute over 40 hectares of forest land led to the fall of the democratically elected government in India's Muslim-majority state of Jammu and Kashmir yesterday.

The chief minister, Ghulam Nabi Azad, who headed a coalition government, submitted his resignation to the provincial governor after the People's Democratic party pulled out of the coalition and it became clear that he could no longer muster a majority in the state assembly.

The governor, NN Vohra, who accepted the resignation, had earlier asked Azad to prove his majority in the state assembly.

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http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/jul/08/kashmir.india
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