Says government responsible for the present situation

In a series of tweets, Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P. Chidambaram has, on Sunday said, that the people of the valley are caught between the two maximalist positions taken by government and militants. He has blamed the BJP led NDA government for the unrest in the state.

Chidambaram also expressed concern about the people who were facing tough time in the valley.

The tweets read:

Chidambaram’s tweets came a week after militants attacked a bus full of Amarnath pilgrims in Anantnag district. A day before, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to discuss the security situation in the valley.