Mehbooba congratulates PM

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti on Monday congratulated Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and his party on the decisive victory in Himachal Pradesh and retaining power in Gujarat. The Chief Minister described the election results in these states as an endorsement of the governance and developmental agenda of the Prime Minister. “These results are an endorsement of his Government’s governance, developmental and economic agenda,” she said in statement here. Ms Mufti hoped that the Prime Minister would give a new impetus to his developmental and political agenda. The Chief Minister said that, under the determined leadership of Mr Modi, people of Jammu and Kashmir have nurtured the hope of resolution of many of their monumental problems and difficulties. She said times have come to meet the challenges boldly and ensure a dignified and peaceful resolution of the problems confronting the State so that a peaceful, safe and prosperous future to our younger generation is ensured. “That was the basic idea behind the alliance stitched together by the two parties,” she said. Meanwhile Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh also congratulated Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on victories in Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat. Dr Singh while terming victories as an positive referendum of the policies and developmental agenda of the Prime Minister said that people have once again reposed faith in his leadership and dynamism. Deputy chief minister further exuded hope that the Prime Minister would give a new impetus to developmental activities across the country which have been responsible for bringing remarkable change in socoi-economic landscape of the county.