Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister meets PM Modi, discuss worsening security situation

Photo of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti.

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the worsening security situation in the state that has also rattled the ruling PDP-BJP alliance. Mufti met Modi at his official residence at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg here.

Mufti, who attended the Niti Aayog meeting in Delhi on Sunday, discussed the current situation in Jammu and Kashmir with Modi and seek a solution from the Centre to address the issues of the people of the Valley; especially after the increase in the incidents of stone-pelting.

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The rise in these incidents also led to a friction between the PDP and the BJP, which are running the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir.

The BJP, however on Sunday, said there were no differences between coalition partners in Jammu and Kashmir and the state government was “working well”.

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