Coalition partners PDP and BJP Thursday formed the Coordination Committee to ensure that the agenda for the Alliance is implemented within the defined timeframe and all the policy issues adhered to in letter and spirit. The eight member Coordination Committee comprises of four members from each party.
The Coordination Committee will be chaired by Dr. Nirmal Kumar Singh, Deputy Chief Minister. The other members of the Coordination Committee include party presidents Mehbooba Mufti and Jugal Kishore, Muzaffar Hussain Beigh. Tariq Hamid Karra, Thusptan Chhewang and Shamsher Singh, Members of Parliament and Choudhary Lal Singh, Abdul Rehman Veeri and Naeem Akhter, Cabinet Ministers in the coalition Government.
The Coordination Committee will meet at least once a month or on need basis. The Coordination Committee will ensure smooth functioning of the alliance and the PDP-BJP coalition Government, and may suggest from time to time various initiatives to be taken for the overall wellbeing of the people of the State.
The first meeting of the Coordination Committee is scheduled to be convened in Jammu on 27 March 2015.