Interactive meet with London-based J&K students, groups
Union Minister of State in PMO Dr Jitendra Singh yesterday stated that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi brought justice to West Pak refugees and also restored constitutional rights to the daughters of J&K.
He said that the retrieval of the “illegally occupied Pakistan occupied Jammu Kashmir (PoJK) from the control of Pakistan” was also on the agenda of the government led by Prime Minister Modi and the BJP as a political party. Dr Jitendra, currently on an official visit to the United Kingdom (UK), stated this, while holding an exclusive interactive meet with the London-based social groups and students of Jammu and Kashmir origin.
He is leading a high-level official Indian delegation of the Ministry of Science & Technology on a 6-day visit there (UK).
The meeting, which lasted for nearly an hour, consisted of persons engaged in different areas of work and hailing from different regions of the Union Territory including the minister’s own personal Lok Sabha constituency of Udhampur.
Also present in the meeting were representatives of the J&K Study Centre branch in London who have their main office in New Delhi. There were also members of the Dogra organisations of J&K and members of the Kashmiri Pandit activist groups.
Dr Jitendra, who is also the Union Minister of State (independent charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (independent charge) Earth Sciences besides being MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, appreciated the manner in which they had contributed in correcting the negative narrative about India particularly in the context of J&K by certain vested interests and had also stood up to challenge the anti-India forces in the United Kingdom, an official statement said.