Article 370 would be of 'immense benefit' for JandK: President Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind, in his address to the nation on the eve of Independence Day, said the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir (JandK) would be of immense benefit for the region, and will enable the locals to access and enjoy the same rights and privileges as their fellow citizens in the rest of the country. "I'm confident that the recent changes made in Jammu-Kashmir and Ladakh would be of immense benefit to those regions. They will enable the people to access and enjoy the same rights, same privileges and same facilities as their fellow citizens in the rest of the country," said President Kovind.