Talking to reporters after taking the oath, Sinha termed August 5 a necessary day within the historical past of Jammu and Kashmir. “After years of isolation, Jammu and Kashmir have joined the national mainstream,” he mentioned.
Discussing the priorities of the administration, the 61-year-old former Union minister mentioned, “We want to ascertain a dialogue with the widespread folks of Jammu and Kashmir.
“We don’t have any agenda in that, there will be no discrimination against anyone. Constitution will be Gita in that,” he mentioned.
Sinha, who was administered the oath of workplace at an easy ceremony within the Raj Bhavan, mentioned the method of direct dialogue with the folks will probably begin in a number of days.
“There should be peace and stability in Jammu and Kashmir. The situation of uncertainty should end, terrorism should end. Achieving all this along with accelerated development will be our aim, our mission,” the lieutenant governor mentioned.
Sinha succeeds former IAS officer Girish Chandra Murmu, who resigned on Wednesday night time and was appointed Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on Thursday.