The state’s administration has constituted three committees to chart the necessary administrative steps and legal formalities in the run-up to October 31, when the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act comes into effect.
“If we give respect to the people of Jammu and Kashmir... make, demonstrate a bright future for the children here, bring businesses here... I guarantee that in a year, there will be a revolt in PoK and you will get PoK without war," Governor Malik said.
The SAC met under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik and approved the creation of 50 posts of Election Assistant (Senior Scale) in Level 4 (Rs 25500-81100) and 77 posts of Election Assistant (Junior Scale) in Level 2 (Rs 19900-63200), he said.
Normal life remained affected in the Kashmir Valley for the 43rd consecutive day on Monday. "Shri Satya Pal Malik, the Governor of Jammu and Kashmir called on PM @narendramodi," the prime minister's office tweeted.
A Raj Bhavan spokesperson further said that the Governor had no communication with Abdullah and Mufti, while terming as "false and baseless" as news item in this regard. Both the leaders were put under house arrest following the Centre's move to abrogate special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370.
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