Three subjects for the BJP have been close to his heart since his birth in 1980 and to some extent even earlier. First, the construction of a temple at the Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya. Second, removing Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and adding it to the mainstream. Third, Uniform Civil Code
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP led by Narendra Modi won a majority by winning 302 seats on its own. The NDA got 353 seats in the lower house. It was clear that pressure on the BJP was going to increase. In particular, to address the three topics that have been at its core. What and how did he do after this
On 5 August 2019, Home Minister Amit Shah, on behalf of the Narendra Modi-led government, introduced the resolution in the Rajya Sabha, which proposes to divide the state of Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories.
Shah said in the resolution presented in Rajya Sabha that not all the clauses of Article 370 of the Constitution will be applicable in Jammu and Kashmir. Shah also introduced the Jammu and Kashmir State Reorganization Bill 2019 in the Rajya Sabha.
Announced to make Ladakh a union territory, where there would be no assembly like Chandigarh. At the same time, Jammu and Kashmir will have assembly like Delhi and Puducherry. President Ram Nath Kovind approved the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act 2019 on August 9, 2019.
Earlier on August 5, 2019, the Rajya Sabha and on August 6, 2019, the Lok Sabha approved and moved this bill. Earlier, the President, exercising his powers, repealed Articles 35A and 370 of the Constitution.