Azad calls on Guv Malik
Srinagar, Sep 04: Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad Tuesday called on Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan today.
A Raj Bhavan spokesman said Azad, Member Parliament, Rajya Sabha, extended warm greetings to Malik on his appointment as the Governor of the state.
Malik and Azad held wide-ranging discussions regarding the security challenges facing the state and the steps required to be taken for the restoration of peace and normalcy, important issues relating to the equitable growth and development of the state, the spokesman said.
He said the Governor discussed the upcoming local bodies and Panchayat elections with Azad and assured him of proper security arrangements to candidates and voters.