National Conference President and Member of Parliament fromSrinagar Dr Farooq Abdullah called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in NewDelhi.
He was accompanied by Party vice president Omar Abdullah,and Member of Parliament from Anantnag Hasnain Masoodi.
The visiting delegation apprised the Prime Minister aboutthe panic and the anxiety that has gripped Kashmir following undue rumormongering, said a spokesman.
The delegation acquainted the Prime Minister about theanxiousness that has beset the state in wake of deployment of troops and unduetinkering with the states special status.
They urged the PM that no pronouncement that might vitiatethe peaceful atmosphere of the state should be made.
They implored that at a time when Amaranth Yarta is going onsmoothly, tourist flow is slowing picking up, no decision or any pronouncementshould be made that deteriorates the situation.
The meeting was an earnest endeavor by the party to acquaintthe Prime Minster about the current situation in Kashmir, added the spokesman.
The visiting delegation briefed the Prime Minister thatJ&K has been without an elected government for well over a year now andrequested him to take all necessary steps to facilitate the conduct of assemblypolls before the onset of winter.
The meeting took place in a exceedingly cordial atmosphere,said the spokesman.