Govt formulating rehab policy for KPs: Governor Malik

Govt formulating rehab policy for KPs: Governor Malik

Srinagar, Jul 19: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik Friday said that the rehabilitation policy for Kashmiri Pandits is in process.
Governor Malik while talking to reporters here after flagging off the electric buses for Srinagar said that the government was devising a plan for the rehabilitation of Kashmiri pandits.
He was reacting to the question about the reports regarding the rehabilitation of Kashmiri migrants. However, the Governor said that it is not the talk of this place but the “government is devising a policy and you will come to know soon.”
Asked about the launching of electric buses, the Governor termed it as a good step and said that it will change the face of the town.
Meanwhile, Governor Malik also threatened to cancel the licenses of hoteliers and houseboat owners in case they fail to install Sewage Treatment Plants (STP).
He said hoteliers as well as the houseboat owners were dumping the sewage into the Dal Lake, adding that all those failing to install the STPs will face the cancellation of their licenses. (KNS)