New Jammu And Kashmir Governor Soon, Centre Upset With NN Vohra


New Delhi,Jammu and Kashmir will get a new Governor as the Centre has decided not to continue with NN Vohra sources said.

Vohra who has handled the charge of Jammu and Kashmir for more than a decade, will not be given another term. Search is on for a new face and one of the contenders is a former home secretary, sources said.

Jammu and Kashmir has been under Governor’s Rule since June 20, after  after the BJP ended its coalition government with Mehbooba Mufti’s People’s Democratic Party (PDP), saying it was “untenable” to continue because of security concerns and rising terrorism.

Sources said the Centre and Vohra do not see eye to eye on the formation of a new government in Jammu and Kashmir.