New Delhi, Oct 6: Blaming Pakistan for the unrest in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday claimed that 90 per cent people in the state would like to participate in the panchayat and urban local body polls scheduled this month.
Srinagar, July 2: A high-level delegation comprising Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval would be visiting Jammu and Kashmir. The visit is aimed at taking stock of the situation after Governor’s rule was imposed in the state.
Indian Muslims would never allow terrorist outfits such as the Islamic State have a base in the country, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said. The minister’s comments come a day after the ISIS announced its arrival in Kashmir.
The government has decided to start a sustained dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said. The government has appointed former director of the Intelligence Bureau, Dineshwar Sharma to lead the talks.
People living on the Indo-China border should not be made to migrate, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said. Addressing locals and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) troops at the 1st battalion camp here, Singh said the border population should be given more importance as the government has “full faith and trust” in the people living in these remote areas.
The Rohingya Muslim issue with be dealt with firmly, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said while terming it as a national security threat.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has expressed concern over the killing of an RSS worker in Kerala. E Rajesh an RSS worker was attacked by four youth wing activists of the CPI-M on Saturday at Tiruvananthapuram. He succumbed to injuries.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the government has not ruled out talks with any party in Jammu and Kashmir. During a meeting with the opposition leaders on Friday, Singh said that the question of talks has not been ruled out.
Who gives a F*** about Kashmiriyat was a message posted on Twitter and Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh was tagged in it. Singh shot back, ” Ms Kalra I certainly do. It is absolutely my job to ensure peace and tranquility in all parts of the country. All Kashmiris are not terrorists.”
Do not presume that nothing is happening. We will not announce in advance, but do it, said Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh. He was responding to a query by reporters on the action being contemplated by India after Pakistan soldiers mutilated the bodies of two jawans.