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The fast-track court is likely to deliver its verdict in the case within 90 days.

The J&K government also made a decision to terminate the accused policemen from his service.

Meanwhile, the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti in her latest social page statement has let out assurance as to looking into the matter of making death penality for rape on minors. The gory details of the heinous crime surfaced following the filing of charges. A special investigation team, formed to probe the incident, has arrested eight people, including two special police officers (SPOs) and a head constable, who was charged with destroying evidence.

Two BJP ministers who had attended a rally in support of the accused persons in Kathua, yesterday submitted their resignations to party's state president Sat Sharma.

Madhav, who stitched the alliance along with the PDP's Haseeb Drabu, has arrived in Jammu and Kashmir today and he will choose fresh faces from the BJP for the cabinet after the unceremonious exit of Ganga and Lal Singh.

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Konashenkov said Friday that Britain was "directly involved in the provocation", but didn't elaborate or provide evidence. Central Command - said he saw a continuing role for the U.S. military in helping to stabilize the divided country.

"During communication the Madam CM told BJP leadership that when I can sack Haseeb Drabu over public outrage, what makes you to stop disqualify the Lal Singh and Ganga involved in lending helping hand to accused", a top source in PDP said here.

"The essence of India's democracy lies in its robust institutions and it has been once again established that these institutions have the grit to ensure justice to all sections of society", Mehbooba said at a meeting of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislators in Srinagar.

The Tourism Minister insisted that this was not only his personal view but the overwhelming sentiment in the Peoples Democratic Party.

"I want justice for the 8-year-old at the earliest".

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in February this year has directed police and district administrations not to provide "police protection" for anti-encroachment drives that are being carried out by government departments against tribal population without prior approval of the tribal affairs department resulting in setback to encroachment drives of government.

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