Jammu and Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti appeals Opposition to put its political differences aside ahead of state Assembly session
Ahead of the Winter Session of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday asked the Opposition to put aside political differences
Jammu: Ahead of the Winter Session of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday asked the Opposition to put aside political differences and work together to ensure an efficient session.
"Looking forward to a productive winter session of the state Assembly starting on January 2nd, 2018", she said in a tweet.
The chief minister said, "We all must put our political differences aside and work together to ensure an efficient session".
"Governor NN Vohra, in exercise of the powers conferred upon him under sub-section (1) of Section 53 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, has summoned the State Legislative Assembly and the Legislative Council to meet at Jammu on Tuesday, the 2 January 2018, at 11.00 hours", a Raj Bhawan spokesman had said.
However, the duration of the session is yet to be decided.
"We have not yet decided the period of the session. The decision will be taken by the government", Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta said.
A woman — whose identity is being ascertained — also sustained injuries in the firing by militants, officials said
The court was hearing a PIL seeking door-to-door vaccination for senior citizens above the age of 75 and persons who are specially-abled, wheelchair-bound or bedridden
Meanwhile, an official order in this regard stated that all government and recognised private schools up to Class 12 that fall in the Jammu division (summer zone) will observe summer vacation from 8 to 25 June as per past practice