Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Home Minister Rajnath Singh today held an all-party meeting to discuss the turbulence prevailing in Kashmir. In the Rajya Sabha session held on August 10, the Home Minister had declared that an all-party meet would be organized on the last day of the Monsoon Session. Talking about the meet, Ghulam Nabi Azad said that the Opposition has a problem with the Centre on many aspects, however, their priority is to get normalcy back in the Valley.
“We spoke to all the various political groups, common people, intellectuals, security personnel and police today. The youth present in the Valley is getting most-effected by the situation. Dr Manmohan Singh started the discussion in the meet today, he said the most important thing with regards to J&K is to defuse the present situation,” said Azad.
Manmohan Singh also asserted that in the 10 years of the UPA government, all efforts were made to solve such issues and the incumbent government should design a roadmap for defusing the prevailing situation of the Valley. In order to resolve the situation of Kashmir, the government has our full support, added Azad.
Jammu and Kashmir has been witnessing unrest since the killing of Hizbul terrorist Burhan Wani. It’s been more than 30 days since curfew has been imposed in the Valley. Home Minister Rajnath Singh in his speech in the Upper House said that the unrest in Kashmir is sponsored by Pakistan, which was reiterated by Jitendra Singh, MoS Prime Minister’s Office as well.