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Nation should treat Kashmiris decently: Home minister Rajnath

He stressed that all the youth of India from Kashmir to Kanyakumari are “our own children” and should be treated accordingly.

india Updated: May 12, 2017 19:36 IST
Union home minister Rajnath Singh after the Northern Zonal Council meeting at a hotel in Chandigarh on Friday, May 12.
Union home minister Rajnath Singh after the Northern Zonal Council meeting at a hotel in Chandigarh on Friday, May 12.(Anil Dayal/HT)

Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that students and youth of Kashmir wherever they are in the country should be treated nicely and decently and provided comfortable environment. Rajnath said this while attending the Northern Zonal Council meeting here on Friday.

He stressed that all the youth of India from Kashmir to Kanyakumari are “our own children” and should be treated accordingly. He advised all the chief ministers, ministers and chief secretaries in this regard.

The 28th meeting of the Northern Zonal Council consisted of the states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, National Capital Territory of Delhi, and Chandigarh under the chairmanship of Rajnath.

The meeting was attended by the CMs of Haryana and Punjab, administrator of Chandigarh, Lt governor of Delhi, deputy CM of Jammu and Kashmir, ministers of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi as well as the senior officers from central and state governments.