Modi will reach Srinagar in the afternoon and meet delegations of several political parties and members of civil society groups.
According to officials and relatives, Ahmad had suffered grievous head injuries and slipped into coma.
“2849 families of Srinagar district who lost their houses totally in the floods have been distributed interim relief," said a spokesman.
The EC team sought information about election preparations from the deputy commissioners (DCs) and SSPs.
BJP spokesperson Khalid Jehangir said his party was also ready for polls.
Rahul said the party shares the grief of the people and has been helping them since the floods hit the Valley.
Last month, the Army claimed to have killed nine militants in a big operation in the neighboring Keran sector.
Minister of State for Flood Control Nazir Gurezi through radio announcements had assured that dewatering has already started.
Volunteers from North Kashmir arranged blood pouches for the critically ill.
On Monday, after travelling 50 km, they had to return from the outskirts as “there was water everywhere”.
"It is seventh day, but the government is not visible, people are still stuck in their homes," said a flood victim, whose relatives are struck at Bemina.
River water recedes, but breaches in bank keep large area inundated
The Srinagar office of The Indian Express is housed in a shopping arcade which lies on the banks of the Jhelum.
The state is facing the worst floods in the last 60 years. Over 11,000 people have been rescued so far.
Floods: 107 dead, thousands homeless, army says situation as grim as in Uttarakhand last year.
Thousands have been rendered homeless, with more than 25,000 villages submerged and the loss to property and crops running into hundreds of crores.
At least 88 people have lost their lives due to massive floods in the state.
According to police sources, 15 to 18 home trained rebels have been recently recruited by militant outfits.
So far the Army has not revealed the identity of the slain militants.
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BJP spokesperson Altaf Thakur, however, said: “It was not a secret visit but an official one. Madhav met J&K Governor and J&K DGP.’’
For the past three months, party leaders have formed special teams to motivate Kashmiri Pandits to vote in good numbers.
Amit Shah’s visit to Jammu marks his party’s optimism about a first assembly election victory in the state, thanks to Lok Sabha poll performance in Jammu and Ladakh regions and sustained efforts at polarisation.
Officials said militants attacked a BSF vehicle near Quil village, one kilometre ahead of the main Air Force station.
‘Hundreds of km’ from Skardu in Pak, only a bus trip from Kargil town
Modi said the Indian armed forces were suffering more casualties from terrorism than from war.
BJP is trying to highlight Modi’s Kargil and Leh visit.
Angry staff threaten to cut water lines.
Family of Kashmiri youth suspected to have joined jihadists say he never showed Islamist leaning.
Officials said trouble erupted when the Army did not allow aspirants to go inside the Army camp after their applications were rejected.
"The Congress should announce its candidates early."
The Amarnath yatra has two treks, the traditional Pahalgam route and the shortest Baltal trek.
Fresh clashes erupted in the area after the killing and additional troops were rushed in.
The decision has been taken after reports that militants are receiving money through hawala operators.
The Kashmir rail link project has been executed at an estimated cost of nearly Rs 1,150 crore.
The state Cabinet met under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday evening to discuss the issue.