JSM Demands Trifurcation Of J&K
7 October 2008
: Advocating trifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu Statehood Morcha (JSM)demanded the region be carved out into a separate state. 'We demand a separate state for Jammu and only a separate state would end the 60-year long misery of people of the region in the state', said JSM president Virender Gupta. He demanded that Jammu and Kashmir be trifurcated into regions of Jammu, Ladakh and Kashmir and Pandits be given a separate homeland in the valley.