J&K governor NN Vohra cancels all-party meet scheduled for today | India News

NEW DELHI: Jammu and Kashmir governor NN Vohra has cancelled an all-party meeting scheduled for this evening in Srinagar to examine the circumstance in the wake of the implementation of governor’s rule in the state.

No motive was instantly provided for the cancellation.

Jammu and Kashmir was positioned underneath governor’s rule on Wednesday, a day right after the PDP-BJP government collapsed as the BJP snapped its 3-yr-outdated alliance with the regional party citing “more substantial countrywide interest” and “deteriorating safety circumstance”.

The governor also positioned the legislative assembly in suspended animation till the proclamation of governor’s rule is revoked or different by a subsequent proclamation, in accordance to a gazette notification. The 6-yr term of the recent assembly finishes in March 2021.

Vohra’s personal tenure comes to an conclude on June 25 but he is expected to proceed till further more orders.

Recognised as an formal who is aware of the pulse of the state, he has been a trusted guy on Kashmir for numerous primary ministers throughout the political spectrum – Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Manmohan Singh and now Narendra Modi.

The 1959 batch Punjab cadre IAS officer has remained the choice of the Central government, irrespective of which party was in ability thanks to his expertise, skills and negotiation abilities. He has noticed Jammu and Kashmir by its worst crises, like the Amarnath agitation row in 2008.

In 2003, subsequent then PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s fervent appeal of “Kashmiriyat, Insaniyat and Jamhooriyat”, the BJP-led NDA government homed in on Vohra to be its interlocutor in Jammu and Kashmir.

The Manmohan Singh government, which came into ability in 2004, continued with him in the career thanks to his grasp and negotiating expertise.

In 2008, he was appointed governor of the state by the UPA government and was reappointed in 2013. Through his stint in Jammu and Kashmir, Governor’s rule was imposed in 2008, 2014, 2016 and now.

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