Srinagar, August 7
Pitching for peace and stability in Jammu and Kashmir, the union territory’s new lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha on Friday mentioned the administration would quickly provoke direct dialogue with the individuals to finish the scenario of uncertainty and the menace of terrorism.
Talking to reporters after taking the oath, Sinha termed August 5 an necessary day within the historical past of Jammu and Kashmir. “After years of isolation, Jammu and Kashmir has joined the national mainstream,” he mentioned.
Discussing the priorities of the administration, the 61-year-old former Union minister mentioned, “We want to ascertain a dialogue with the widespread individuals of Jammu and Kashmir.
“We don’t have any agenda in that, there will be no discrimination against anyone. Constitution will be Gita in that,” he mentioned.
Sinha, who was administered the oath of workplace at a easy ceremony within the Raj Bhavan, mentioned the method of direct dialogue with the individuals will begin in a number of days.
“There should be peace and stability in Jammu and Kashmir. The situation of uncertainty should end, terrorism should end. Achieving all this along with accelerated development will be our aim, our mission,” the lieutenant governor mentioned.
Sinha succeeds former IAS officer Girish Chandra Murmu, who resigned on Wednesday evening and was appointed Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on Thursday.–PTI