Srinagar, January 11: Sunday saw the visit of Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari to Srinagar in order to condole the death of J&K Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. Gadkari Met the former CM’s daughter Mehbooba Mufti to convey condolences on the behalf of Central Government and BJP.
The Union Minister arrived at Mufti’s residence at 3.57 pm and came out of the house at 4.11 pm. Recalling his earlier interactions with the late Chief Minister, Gadkari said that he had met him over lunch in Delhi and they talked for about 30 long minutes. He said that during his meeting, Mufti talked to him about his dream for about Kashmir and its people. There were also discussions regarding politics, development of infrastructure and tourism in the state.