Shahid Afridi had earlier stirred a hornet’s nest when he said “Pakistan doesn’t need Kashmir, as it cannot manage its own four provinces” and imposed that Kashmir be given “independence”
The Home Ministry in a notification cited that the rebel groups had openly declared their objective as the formation of an independent Manipur by secession from India, employing and engaging in armed means to achieve their objective.
The move came after the home minister wrote to the chief minister, whose government had been dithering for months over acquiring the land, leading to a delay in construction of a fence along the international border.
Towards the end of the speech, the Union Home Minister told the Delhi Police officers that “the country has given them the uniform, the country has given them responsibility, and anger is the biggest enemy of mankind”.
Of the total vacancies, 21,000 posts are lying vacant in the CRPF, the country’s largest paramilitary force, while there are 16,000 vacant posts in the BSF.
Lauding the contribution of Swami Dayananda Saraswati, the founder of Arya Samaj, Singh said the contribution of the organisation in the Indian society is huge as it has been working tirelessly for the betterment of people
Claiming that all political parties fear the growing influence of the BJP, he said they now want to fight the polls together.
All the opposition parties, which had allied with Congress, have repented their decision later, Singh claimed, as he alleged that the parties who want to form alliance against the BJP do not have any agenda associated with national interest.
Later on, a situation should not arise when the alliance partners are deceived by the Congress and are forced to scream #MeToo, Rajnath Singh cautioned.
“All those who have fled with the country’s money will have to come back. All of their wealth will be seized… an ordinance for the same has been drafted,” he said.
The members of the GoM are Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi, a home ministry official said.
Saying that the security situation has improved, Singh said that there is no hesitation in talking to those who want to talk, but talks and terror cannot go together.
Rajnath’s visit comes just a day after three militants and six civilians were killed during an encounter launched by security forces in Laroo area of Kulgam on Monday.
During the day-long visit, Singh will also attend a high-level meeting with Governor Satya Pal Malik and top civil, police and security forces officials at Srinagar’s Sher-i-Kashmir International Conference Centre and assess the prevailing situation.
The home minister will review the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, particularly in the valley and along the border with Pakistan, during his visit on October 23, a Home Ministry official said Sunday.