Home Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday to review the security situation in the state and interact with political leaders, officials said.

During the day-long visit, Singh will attend a high-level meeting with Governor Satya Pal Mailk and senior officials from civil administration, police and security forces officials and assess the present situation in the state.

The visit of Singh to the State comes following the urban local body and the panchayat elections.

Singh is also expected to meet leaders of political parties and representatives of some civil society groups in Jammu and Kashmir.

Unrest in state has been continuing with incidents of violence perpetrated by terror groups taking place regularly.