Meeting Discusses Distribution of Assets, Liabilities Between JK, Ladakh

Srinagar: The Union Home Secretary, Ajay Kumar Bhalla on Thursday reviewed the apportionment of assets and liabilities between the two Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir, and Ladakh.

Chairing a high level meet here, Bhalla reviewed the recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Division of Assets and Liabilities between the two newly constituted union territories, an official spokesperson said Thursday. During the meeting which was attended by Chief Secretary, J&K, B V R Subrahmanyam, Advisor to LG Ladakh, and Additional Secretary (JKL), Ministry of Home Affairs, detailed deliberations were held on committee’s recommendations.

While reviewing the recommendations, the official spokesperson said Bhalla observed that the administrations of the two UTs are in agreement on many of the recommendations.

“However, in case of those recommendations wherein there exists a difference of opinion, the Union Secretary said that an appropriate view shall be taken by the Government of India at the level of Ministry of Home Affairs,” he said.

He added that the Subrahmanyam apprised the Union Home Secretary on Jammu & Kashmir’s stand on various issues related to the apportionment of assets, and liabilities.

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