Following is the text of the Resolution passed by the Rajya Sabha today on the situation in the Kashmir Valley:
“This House expresses its serious concern over the prolonged turbulence, violence and curfew in the Kashmir valley. The House conveys its deep sense of anguish and concern over the loss of lives and critical injuries caused by the deteriorating situation. The House is of the firm and considered view that while there cannot be any compromise on national security, it is equally imperative that urgent steps are taken to restore order and peace for the alleviation of the sufferings of the people.
The House earnestly appeals to all sections of the society in Jammu & Kashmir to work for the early restoration of normalcy and harmony and unanimously resolves to restore the confidence among the people in general and youth in particular.”