Srinagar: AICC General Secretary Rahul
Gandhi on Tuesday met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar
Abdullah here and discussed the functioning of the Congress-NC
coalition government in the state.
"Rahul and Omar had a breakfast meeting this morning and
the two leaders discussed the functioning of the coalition
government and various developmental matters within the state
and at the national level," an official spokesman said.
Rahul arrived here yesterday on a two-day visit to the
state and held a series of meetings with students, youths,
panches and sarpanches, party leaders besides addressing a
public meeting at Kargil in the frontier region of Ladakh.
Talking to media persons last evening, the Congress
leader said he had come to Kashmir to launch the membership
drive of the Youth Congress and to bring the youth into the
"I had a very nice interaction with students at Kashmir
University. I also interacted with panches and sarpanches and
the youth here. I am proud of what I heard during the
interactions," he had said.
Rahul also paid obeisance at the Hazratbal shrine on the
banks of Dal Lake and interacted with the locals and tourists