Srinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi called upon all state Governments to reach out to the students of Jammu and Kashmir studying in their states.
The statement of Modi has come after Jammu and Kashmir chief minister; Mehbooba Mufti discussed the recent spate of attacks on Kashmiri students in other states of country in Chief Minister’s meeting in New Delhi.
Recently six students of J&K were allegedly beaten in Mewar University in Rajasthan and a hoarding was erected in Meerut asking Kashmiris to leave the UP.
At the NITI Ayog meeting Prime Minister backed the Mehbooba’s point and urged all the state Governments to reach out to the students of J&K.
Last week, Home Minister, Rajnath Singh also condemned the harassment of Kashmiri students and urged people of the country to treat Kashmiris as their brothers.