Srinagar: Union Home Minister P Chidambaram
is scheduled to visit Srinagar next week to chair the Northern
Zonal Council meeting, an official spokesman said on Thursday.
The meeting of the Northern Zonal Council, to be held
on September 27, would be attended among others by Chief
Ministers of the constituent states, the spokesman said.
He said Chief Secretary Madhav Lal chaired a high-level
meeting here to take stock of the preparations.
Lal called for close coordination among various
departments for the conduct of the meeting.
The Council comprising the states of Haryana, Himachal
Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, National
Capital Territory of Delhi and Union Territory of Chandigarh
would focus on areas of common interest and seek solution to
the pending issues among the neighbouring states, the