Amit Shah to visit J&K on 4 October, will launch development projects, review security
The Home Minister on 5 October will review the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir at a meeting to be attended by Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, top Indian Army officials, paramilitary forces, state police and civil administration at Raj Bhavan in Srinagar
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah will visit Jammu and Kashmir for two days beginning 4 October, during which he will review the security situation there, address two rallies and offer prayers at the Vaishno Devi temple.
On the first day of the visit, Shah will address a public meeting at Rajouri, launch development projects, and lay foundation stones for various projects in Jammu after visiting the Vaishno Devi temple in the morning.
On 5 October, he will review the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir at a meeting to be held at Raj Bhavan in Srinagar.
Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha, top officials of the army, paramilitary forces, state police and civil administration will take part in the high-level meeting.
Shah will also address a public meeting at Baramulla before launching and laying foundation stones for various development projects in Srinagar.
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