India, Sept. 20 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the Bharatiya Janata Party's campaign for the Maharashtra assembly elections in Nashik by calling for the making of a new Kashmir and the creation of a "new paradise" in the Valley after the effective revocation of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) last month,

Modi also rebuked "loudmouths", in an apparent reference to the Shiv Sena, for making comments about the Ram temple issue before the Supreme Court rules on it.

"Earlier, we were raising slogans that 'Kashmir is ours'. Now, our slogan should be Kashmir 'banana hai', we must make a new Kashmir. We must create paradise there again. We must hug every Kashmiri. All 1.3 billion Indians must work in this dir...