MHA to hold high level meeting on Kashmir
Jammu & Kashmir

MHA to hold high level meeting on Kashmir

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New Delhi, Aug 27: The Union Home Ministry will hold a high-level meeting on Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, sources said.

This is the first meeting on Kashmir which would be chaired by Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla.

This would be inter-ministerial meeting where the Secretaries of various ministries will take part, a Home Ministry official here said.

The high level meeting will access the security and other development aspects in the state after the Centre revoked the Articles 370 and dividing the Jammu and Kashmir state into two Union Territories on August 5, an official in the security set up said.
The restoration of mobile network in the state is a major issue, hence this could also be discussed in the meeting , the official added.

After the abrogation of special status under Article370, both Centre and State administration have initiated steps to restore normalcy in the state and restrictions are being eased out in phased manner.

The schools and government offices have already been reopened and increasing numbers of attendance have encouraged the government to ease out curbs in the valley.(UNI)