25 Foreign envoys visit Jammu and Kashmir today
Sources said, the delegation will be briefed about the security situation in Kashmir by top army commanders. Foreign Affairs Secretary Vikas Swarup is overseeing the visit
The second batch of foreign envoys will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The visit comes a month after a delegation of ambassadors visited the Union Territory last month.
The diplomats belonging to the European Union including Germany, France, Czech Republic, Poland, Bulgaria and Hungary will be in Srinagar for a day on Wednesday and in Jammu on Thursday.
Sources say the delegation will be briefed about the security situation in Kashmir by top army commanders. Secretary (W) Vikas Swarup is overseeing the visit like the last one on behalf of the Ministry of External Affairs.
The foreign delegation is also likely to meet business representatives and others during its stay in Srinagar and Jammu.
In Jammu, the envoys will meet Lt. Governor G.C Murmu.
Security has been beefed up in Srinagar and the areas around the hotel where the delegation of foreign envoys will be staying.