The veteran politician, who has been associated with former Prime Ministers Charan Singh and V P Singh, also suggested that the appointment of a political person as Governor was a signal that the Centre was underlining the primacy of people’s concerns.
On July 12, the Governor NN Vohra had revoked individual gun licences issued between January 2017 and February 2018, citing unearthing of fake gun licensing rackets through “various investigating agencies, particularly ATS and SOG Rajasthan”.
Heads of all political parties in the state have been invited to attend the meeting at 4.30 pm in Raj Bhavan. Former PWD Minister Naeem Akhtar told The Indian Express that Mufti would appoint “a senior party leader to attend the meeting”.
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram stated that the collapse of the BJP-PDP alliance was a 'relief' and hoped that 'the muscular, militaristic policy does not come back under the guise of Governor's Rule'.