ammu and Kashmir Union Territory (UT) Lt Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday met Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla at Raj Bhavan, Srinagar.
Mr Birla is on a visit to UT as a part of the Parliamentary outreach programme to strengthen Panchayati Raj Institutions.
Taking to the official Twitter handle of LG Mr Sinha said, “ Today met Hon’ble Speaker,Lok Sabha Shri Om Birla ji @ombirlakota at Raj Bhavan”.
“I, on behalf of people of Jammu & Kashmir, welcome Hon’ble Speaker, who is on his visit to the UT as part of the Parliamentary Outreach Programme to Strengthen Panchayati Raj Institutions”, he further tweeted.
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The Parliamentary Outreach Programme for the empowerment of Panchayati Raj institutions is a unique initiative of Mr. Birla, officials said.
A first of its kind program, it is intended to strengthen the institutions of governance and planning at the grass-root level.
Mr Birla inaugurated an outreach programme in Ladakh on August 27.