Mufti Sayeed to meet PM on dual currenc

April 30th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by admin  

A file-photo of Manmohan Singh

Jammu, April 30 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed will soon meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to discuss his proposal that both the Indian and Pakistani currencies be used in the state. The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) patron believes that the use of dual currency in the troubled state would open “a solid bridge with Pakistan”, sources close to Mufti Sayeed said.

“Mufti Sayeed will visit Delhi soon. He believes that things will start moving once he puts across his point of view to the prime minister,” a PDP minister told IANS. This, the minister added, w

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