PDP Mehbooba reaches Governor’s residence to discuss govt formation


J&K: Jammu & Kashmir Governor NN Vohra stepped in to end the prevailing deadlock over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir since the demise of former chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on January 7, alliance partners – PDP and the BJP – are likely to clarify their stand on the issue on Tuesday.

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti reaches Governor’s residence in Jammu to discuss J&K govt deadlock.

BJP state leadership core group meet begins in Jammu over J&K govt deadlock. Soon situation will become clear and I hope a govt will be in place soon, said Kavinder Gupta of BJP.

The PDP chief had said she will take a call after “reassessing” whether ally BJP’s government at the Centre would take substantive steps in a “set time frame” to address the “core” political and economic issues of the state.