J&K: Mehbooba Mufti meets Governor, discusses security situation

Kashmir valley has been witnessing continuous shutdown for the past 108 days in the wake of killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani.

By: PTI | Srinagar | Updated: October 26, 2016 2:51 pm
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Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday called on Governor N N Vohra and discussed internal security situation and the measures taken to restore normalcy in the state. “The Governor and Chief Minister discussed the internal security situation, the steps underway to restore normalcy in the state, issues relating to the revival of the educational sector, measures required to revive economic activities and the post-Darbar Move issues,” an official spokesman said.

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Under Darbar Move system, the seat of the state government will shift to Jammu, the winter capital, for six months from next month. During the summer months, the seat of the government remains in Srinagar.

Kashmir valley has been witnessing continuous shutdown for the past 108 days in the wake of killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in an encounter with security forces on July 8.

As many as 85 persons including two cops have been killed in the violent clashes between protestors and security forces during this period while thousands others were injured.