Efforts to resolve political issues yielding results: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said the sustained efforts of his government to create an amiable atmosphere for resolving political issues are finally yielding "positive" results.

Last Updated: Jan 15, 2011, 23:15 PM IST

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister
Omar Abdullah on Saturday said the sustained efforts of his
government to create an amiable atmosphere for resolving
political issues are finally yielding "positive" results.

"My government`s sustained endeavours to create
political atmosphere for tackling political issues have
started yielding positive results," he said here at a function
on completion of two-year of his government.
The Chief Minister said he is committed to facilitate
dialogue process and help in expanding confidence building
measures for resolving political issues in the state.

Enumerating the achievements of his government, Omar
said during the two years of his rule 25,000 educated youths
got government jobs, while more than 43,000 people were
provided employment in other sectors.

"Besides providing considerable employment to the
youth in government sector, our endeavour is to help them
venture in a big way in the field of entrepreneurship sector,"
he said.

The National Conference Chief Minister said "Our
agenda is to ensure equitable development of all regions and
sub-regions of the state and in this direction a comprehensive
policy has been put in place."
Omar also appealed to the people to maintain communal
harmony in the state, saying "Many people want to disturb the
communal harmony prevailing in the state since ages and
de-stabilise the bonds of solidarity between various
religions. You should stand firmly against such forces and
foil their designs."

PTI