Dr. K.N. Pandita
The Apex Committee-Pandit representative organizations interface began on 23 September 2009 in Jammu. We are sanguine the maiden meeting was conducted in friendly atmosphere. This marks the beginning of a long journey in which each step will have to be taken guardedly and never in haste.
One may presume that in this first session the official team will have, at least, got an idea of how much complex their task is. Obviously, to cope with 31 Pandit representative organizations and individual opinion makers, all with a wide and varied perception of issues and proposals up their sleeves, is a formidable task. This must have necessitated constituting a Steering Committee to drop out angularities of lesser or secondary importance and concentrate on the main themes of PM’s package. Maybe the teams of Pandit representatives, too, understand the tactical pragmatism of unifying their voice and forging their own steering body within o outside the Apex Committee. After all this has to be a long-drawn process. Continue Reading…