Raje said, ``Lakhs of devotees from all over the country visit Kashmir every year to worship the holy `Shivling` of Amarnath. It is the state`s responsibility to provide all essential facilities to these devotees. Now the time has to come to understand and practice secularism in the right perspective so that the religious sentiments of the citizens practicing various religions and faiths are respected in true letter and spirit as enshrined in our Constitution.``
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Image: Hindu activists shout anti-government slogans during a protest in Jammu on Monday, June 30, 2008.