21 January, 2021

Range-Rovin' Lovin' Guv

NC, PDP and Congress are disappointed with decision of no simultaneous polls in J&K. But the governor’s administration seems happy enough with the status quo. Governor Satya Pal Malik, it seems, is more interested in getting himself a new Range Rover.

Range-Rovin' Lovin' Guv
outlookindia.com
2019-12-09T14:31:34+05:30

Governor’s rule will continue in Jammu and Kashmir—the EC has found the state fit only for parliamentary polls. The Nati­onal Conference, PDP and Con­gress—which had been rooting for simultaneous assembly polls—are naturally disappoin­ted, and call it “an abject surrender to anti-India forces”.

But the governor’s administration seems happy enough with the status quo. Governor Satya Pal Malik, it seems, is more interested in getting himself a new Range Rover. Officials say his ­office has moved a proposal on that to the finance department. The file will have to vroom soon!

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