Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday expressed that Kashmir has been a “very old” challenge, citing “Pakistan-sponsored terrorism” as one of the major factors hindering the peace and development process.
In an interview to The Week, he said that Kashmir issue is a major challenge for all governments and will take time to be resolved.
Meanwhile, A day after the BJP pulled out of the alliance with PDP in J&K, the minister said the party “did its best” and tried everything to bring peace and development in the valley.
Yesterday’s BJP-PDP fallout forced chief minister Mehbooba Mufti to resign and the subsequent imposition of Governor’s rule today .
However , Rajnath fyrtger added that , Modi’s Kashmir policy is correct. There is no doubt about it. It will take time; as I said, the problem was not born today or yesterday,” he said when asked whether Modi’s Kashmir policy was faltering.