Govt for meaningful dialogue: CM

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Jan 3: PDP-BJP Coalition Government will facilitate and help initiate a sustained and meaningful dialogue with all stakeholders irrespective of their ideological views and predilections.
This was stated by Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, who is also Minister Incharge Home in a written reply to the question of Congress MLA Usman Majid in the Legislative Assembly today.
“The Agenda of Alliance between PDP and BJP, which lays down a guiding framework for the governance, provides that the Coalition Government will seek to support and strengthen the approach and initiatives taken by the Government of India to create a reconciliatory environment and build stakes for all in the peace and development within the sub-continent”, she said.
Mehbooba further said, “the commitment was made with an aim of building a broad based consensus on the resolution of all outstanding issues of J&K”, adding “the steps taken so far include taking confidence building measures such as enhancing people-to-people contact on both sides of the Line of Control, encouraging civil society exchanges, taking travel, commerce, trade and business across the LoC to the next level and opening new routes across all three regions to enhance connectivity”.
“The Coalition Government will continue with its efforts of taking confidence building measures”, she further said.