Congress' policy planning group on Kashmir to visit Valley on 10 November, will interact with trade bodies

Srinagar: The Manmohan Singh-led policy planning group of the Congress on Jammu and Kashmir is scheduled to arrive in the state on a four-day visit on 10 November, the party said on Friday.

File image of Congress president Sonia Gandhi. AFP

File image of Congress president Sonia Gandhi. AFP

"The policy planning group will visit Jammu and Kashmir next month. The group will arrive in Srinagar on November 10," Jammu and Kashmir Congress president GA Mir told PTI.

The group had visited the state twice in September and held interactions with dozens of groups, including representatives of political parties, traders and journalists, in Jammu and Srinagar, but the Ladakh visit of the group had not been finalised at that time, he added.

"This time, the group members, to be led by former Union home minister P Chidambaram, will visit Kargil and Leh also to hold interactions with various groups, political and social organisations, including trade bodies, to take stock of the overall socio-political scenario in the state," Mir said.

Published Date: Oct 27, 2017 15:16 PM | Updated Date: Oct 27, 2017 15:16 PM

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