CM, Guv discuss state issues, security scenario, panchayat polls

Jammu, Feb 1: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday met Governor N N Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here and discusued various issues concerning state.
During the course of their extensive discussions the Chief Minister apprised Governor about the various important developmental and other issues which came up for discussion in the ongoing Legislative Session, matters relating to internal security management, implementation of development projects and the relief arrangements provided for those who had to leave their habitats consequent to the continuing cross-border firing.
The Governor re-iterated his concern about the vital importance of ensuring transparent and accountable functioning of the administrative system, eradication of inefficient and corrupt elements and early establishment of urban and rural self-governing democratic institutions at the grass-root level for promoting the people’s welfare.
The duo also discussed the time frame for the conduct of elections to Panchayats and Urban Local Bodies.