Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a public meeting in Jammu and Kashmir's Vijaypur Photo/ANI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a public meeting in Jammu and Kashmir's Vijaypur Photo/ANI

Centre committed to mitigate hardships of Kashmiri Pandits: PM Modi

ANI | Updated: Feb 03, 2019 15:16 IST

Vijaypur (Jammu and Kashmir)[India], Feb 3 (ANI): The Centre is committed to mitigate the problems and hardships of the Kashmiri Pandits, Modi">Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.
“The Central government is committed to mitigate the hardships of the Kashmiri Pandits, our displaced brothers and sisters and is devoted to restore their pride,“ the Prime Minister said while addressing a here.
He also said 5 more medical colleges are being constructed in the state, adding that a new Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) will give better professional education to the youth of the state.
“In the last 70 years, there were only 500 seats in Jammu and Kashmir but with the continued efforts of the Bharatiya Janata party, these seats have been doubled. The new 750 bedded AIIMS will not only provide better healthcare facilities to the people of J&K but would also become beneficial for medical students of nearby areas,” the Prime Minister added.
PM Modi further said, “The transportation in the state is being strengthened in the state. The road network is being improved and new roads are being constructed to make stronger connectivity. Rs. 40,000 crore is being allocated for the same.”
“The common masses of J&K and State administration deserve due appreciation for conducting successful local body and Panchayat polls with record 70 per cent voting,” said Modi">Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI)

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