Singh also expressed dismay over many children of the present generation not wishing their parents “properly” and just communicating with a “hi” or “bye”.
“We have already given some money after it will be utilized then again more money will be released for the flood affected people,’’ he said.
The Home Minister, who was speaking after paying obeisance at the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, also ruled out talks with separatists.
This year’s Amarnath Yatra will commence from July 2 and end on August 29.
Congress leader Ajay Maken said that SPP Rohini Salian’s revelation has established that the NIA wants the terror accused ‘sympathetic to RSS/BJP ideology’ to be acquitted.
The Opposition has threatened to stall business in next month’s Budget Session of Parliament unless the government takes action against Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje.
NSCN-K militants are suspected to be behind the ambush on an Army convoy in Manipur’s Chandel district on June 4, in which 18 soldiers were killed.
‘Yoga connects, not divides. I do not understand why people want to create controversy over yoga. I ask political parties not to do so,’ said Singh.
After complimenting and highlighting the courage and resolve of the Sikh community, as well as the ties that bind both parties — the BJP and the SAD — Rajnath referred to the issue of drugs abuse in the state.
The function was disrupted for a while and police rounded up about 35 persons while many others went out raising the slogans.
Sources said the Home Minister decided to give a green signal amid perceived threat of ‘radicalisation of young men’ through cyber means.
Realising that he had reached a few seconds before his colleagues, Rajnath waited for them to reach before entering the room.
Rajnath Singh along with Arun Jaitley announced additional package of Rs 2,437 crore for Jammu and Kashmir to help it in relief and rehabilitation works after last year’s floods caused huge damage to “people and property” in the state.
Singh was scheduled to visit ITBP posts on Friday-Saturday last week, but could not do so due to inclement weather there.
Some people suffering from a disease to oppose yoga: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi.