PDP youth general secretary and vice chairman JK Cements Ltd Er Nazir Ahmad Yatoo has told Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma that role of National Investigation Agency (NIA) should be restricted in J&K as it "undermines" the institutions of state.
Yatoo on Wednesday met with Center's Interlocutor and discussed several developmental and political issues with him. During his meeting Yatoo told Sharma that NIA is continuously making arrests in Kashmir from last several months. "This is being seriously viewed by public at large and this act undermines the state's institutions like J&K Police as well," Yatoo said.
Yatoo who is also executive council member of Islamic University (IUST) told Sharma that students , truck drivers , business man are harassed outside the state.
On the development side, Yatoo demanded financial assistance to all the State owned PSUs especially JK Cements Ltd which is running through losses from last several years. He also sought handing over of power projects run by NHPC to J&K government, initiating dialogue process on Kashmir issue with all stakeholders including Pakistan, ensuring safety and security of Kashmiri people working, studying outside J&K. He also sought increasing frequency of trans-LoC bus service and people to people contact.