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Tata and Birla join Rahul's mission in Kashmir
Last Updated : 04 Oct 2012 04:47:54 PM IST
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Tata,Birla joins Rahul's mission in Kashmir

 

Rahul Gandhi is to lay the foundation the Zojila tunnel project in Srinagar and will also meet Panchayat members in the Valley who have been resigning due to terror threats.

 

 

Business delegation to allay  corporate concerns
    

The business delegation is arriving at the invitation of Rahul for an interaction with students of Kashmir university in Srinagar on October five. For the first time, a business dimension has been lent to Rahul's visit during which he is expected to allay  corporate concerns about investing in the border state.
    

Besides the Chairman of the Tata group and the Aditya Birla group, HDFC chairman Deepak Parikh, Managing Director of Bajaj Auto Rajeev Bajaj and Chairman and Managing Director of WIPRO Aziz Premji will be present during Rahul's visit.
   

42-year-old Rahul had struck an emotional chord with the students of the Kashmir university in September last year when he had said that he was "a Kashmiri" and "the pain and the suffering of this place is my suffering as well".

He had promised to send a delegation of businessmen after several students spoke about the lack of job facilities and also  virtual absence of multinationals in the Valley.

Chief Ministers Sheila Dikshit (Delhi) and Tarun Gogoi (Assam) are also likely to be present at the interaction,officials said.
   

 

During his two-day visit , the Congress leader will be attending a meeting of the elected state and district committees of Jammu and Kashmir NSUI, students wing of Congress after which he will address the National Executive of the Indian Youth Congress

 

Rahul to meet Sarpanches

He is accompained by a strong business delegation including Ratan Tata and Kumar Manglam Birla to a state seeking more investments.Rahul will meet Panchayat members in the Valley on Friday against the backdrop of his call for increasing security of Panchs and Sarpanchs following threats from militants. A sarpanch delegation from the Valley had met Rahul in Delhi last week.

Rahul  will address public rallies in Leh and Kargil. He is likely to hold a Panchayat conference in the valley too.

 

After a delegation of village heads from J and K met Rahul in Delhi, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah reviewed the situation on Monday during which it was decided to take several steps for ensuring security to Panchs and Sarpanchs.

JKPCC chief Saifuddin Soz who called for empowerment of Panchayats through adoption of the 73rd and 74th Constitutional amendment by the state expects Rahul Gandhi to raise the pitch.

"We did not get any response from the CM so we want Rahul ji to interfere,'' said Soz.

Rahul Gandhi to lay the foundation stone of 13-km-long Zojila tunnel project

 The Omar government has been credited with holding of Panchayat elections after many decades, Before reaching the Valley, Gandhi will be attending the foundation stone laying ceremony by Union Minister C P Joshi of Z-Morh Tunnel which is aimed at providing all-weather connectivity with Ladakh.

The tunnel will be 6.5 km long, with two lanes with a parallel escape tunnel on a new alighment between Gagangir and Sonamarg and the ministry has chosen Border Road Organisation (BRO) to complete this project.

 The project will be constructed on Build Own Transfer-BOT mode at an estimated cost of about Rs 2,680 crore on the basis of approved guidelines for such projects.



 

 


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