Congress concerned over prevailing situation in Kashmir

Greater Kashmir

Ambika Soni, AICC general secretary, Incharge J&K affairs soon after her arrival in Srinagar held detailed interactions with legislators and senior functionaries of the party and discussed threadbare the present atmosphere of state.

Later, she held separate meetings with block presidents, PCC members and district delegates of the valley, besides other party functionaries.

Earlier, she was briefed by party cadres and legislators about the state of affairs including the present prevailing situation in the valley, a party handout issued here said.

Briefing Congress general secretary about the socio-political scenario obtaining in the state, the J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G.A. Mir  expressed serious concern over the “extremely volatile situation arising out of unabated bloodshed in the valley” describing it as fallout of wrong policies adopted by both state and central governments.

He briefed Ambika Soni about constitution of PCC, DCC delegates, block president and also apprised her about other organizational activities including the ongoing process of constitution of district units in the Kashmir Valley. 

She was also apprised her about the overall security scenario of the valley.

Mir said that Congress feels concerned about the violence and bloodshed in the valley and urge both the state and the central governments to take effective measures to put an end to loss of civilians, as the unabated loss of lives will vitiate the atmosphere further in valley, for which both state and the central governments will be responsible.

Speaking on the occasion Soni described Congress party as a vibrant situation in the valley and asked the Party Cadres to strengthen Congress party under the young and dynamic leader of Rahul Gandhi.

Urging upon the Cadres to strengthen the Party and expose the failures and wrong policies of PDP BJP coalition in the state, which is responsible for the current situation prevailing in the valley, Soni urged them to work for the well-being of the people, as the Congress is the only secular alternative acceptable to people in all the three regions.

She also expressed great concern over the prevailing situation in valley, saying that people are facing great hardships due to the extremely volatile situation prevailing in Kashmir valley.