Mehbooba meets Amit Shah to discuss Kashmir Violence
Jammu and Kashmir
New Delhi, April 14: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on today met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah discussing over the rise in the Kashmir Valley over the death of four civilians.
The two leaders, according to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) sources, discussed the latest situation in the Kashmir Valley where authorities have imposed curfew following clashes in north Kashmir.
She met with the BJP president for the first time after swearing in as first woman chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir on April 4.
BJP leader Ram Madhav, who is the party’s Jammu and Kashmir affairs in-charge, was also present at the meeting.
Mehbooba arrived in the capital on Tuesday and has since met Home Minister Rajnath Singh, External Affairs Sushma Swaraj, Urban Development and Housing Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu and Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari.
She also met Prime Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday separately to discuss security and developmental issues in the state