PM Modi holding high profile meeting on Kashmir – Unrest Continues, All requesting for peace in the Valley

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi chairing the high level meeting on Kashmir, in New Delhi on July 12, 2016.

Kashmir is burning and PM was travelling abroad some thing like Nero, “fiddled while Rome burned.” but PM Modi showed that this was not the case and he is well aware of the gravity of the situation.

As soon as he finished his duty at Africa he holds the high level committee meeting to take the next steps.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh has to postpone his US travel for this meeting.

Curfew continues in many parts of the Valley on Tuesday, including parts of Srinagar city and Pulwama district

A youth was injured on Monday in the protests died at a hospital in Srinagar. Adil Ahmad Mattoo, was injured at Bijbehara during fireing, died to injuries at SMHS Hospital in Srinagar late Monday night.

More than 115 security force personnel have been injured along with 350 plus people in the clashes and militant attacks following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Wani and state continued to be tense across the Valley.

Protests continues after the fourth day of Wani’s killing.

Latest updates

11 am: high-level meeting on the situation in the Kashmir Valley going on under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s chairmanship Back from a visit to four African countries, Mr. Modi convened a meeting of Union Ministers and senior officials.

The Prime Minister was briefed in detailed on situation in the Valley on protests following the killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani on Friday.

The meeting was also attended by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Minister of State for PMO Jitendra Singh, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar among others.

PM Narendra Modi holds a meeting on law & order situation in Jammu and Kashmir, meeting underway.

10.55 am: I understand if @MehboobaMufti didn’t leave the state to attend but why not by video conference? State unrepresented, says Omar Abdullah.

I understand if @MehboobaMufti didn’t leave the state to attend but why not by video conference? State unrepresented

 

USA reaction to the situation :

Kashmir is an internal matter of India, the U.S. has said and asked all stakeholders to make efforts towards finding a peaceful resolution of tensions in the Valley following the killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani last week.

“We have seen reports of the clashes between protestors and Indian forces in Kashmir, and are concerned by the violence. We encourage all sides to make efforts towards finding a peaceful resolution,” a State Department spokesman said.