amit shah: Amit Shah on 3-day maiden visit to J&K post abrogation of Article 370: All you need to know | India News

amit shah: Amit Shah on 3-day maiden visit to J&K post abrogation of Article 370: All you need to know | India News


NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday will arrive in Jammu and Kashmir on his three-day visit to the union territory. This will be his first visit to the Valley since the abrogation of Article 370 in August 2019.
Here’s all you need to know about Shah’s visit to the Valley-
* Amit Shah will chair a security review meeting at Raj Bhavan, Srinagar at 12.30pm.
* He will also hold an interaction with members of Jammu and Kashmir’s Youth Clubs at 4.45pm.
* Amit Shah will inaugurate the first direct international flight between Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar and Sharjah in UAE. HM will inaugurate the flight at 6 pm.
* Ahead of the home minister’s visit to the union territory, several traffic restrictions have been imposed in Srinagar including those driving two-wheelers subjected to intensive security checks.
* In addition, a total of 50 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) teams have been deployed to Jammu and Kashmir for security purposes.
Recently, after the killings of non-locals in Jammu and Kashmir around 700 people have been detained in the union territory, a few under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA), police officials informed.
Meanwhile, a total of 26 detainees are being shifted to the Central Jail of Agra from Jammu and Kashmir under the Public Safety Act 1978. The order has been issued ahead of Shah’s three-day visit to the union territory beginning Saturday.
(With inputs from agencies)





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