New Delhi: The telephone links in the flood-affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir are expected to be restored in a day or two, Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office Jitendra Singh said .
“I am in touch with the state administration and also maintaining a regular individual contact with the deputy commissioners of the affected districts. The breakdown of communication and telephone links are expected to be restored in a day or two,” Singh said in a statement.
Reassuring the relatives of those stranded in the flood-hit regions of the state, he said there was “no need to panic”.
Singh, who is a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir, said he has also taken up the issue of providing more relief material with the ministry of home affairs and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).