Kishtwar hydroelectric plant will increase employment: Sonia Gandhi

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday laid the foundation stone of a Hydroelectric power project in Kishtawar. While addressing the public, Gandhi assured that the project will bring employment opportunities to the locals and would lead to the development of the area. Sonia also said that Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi who liked the place had worked for its development. Congress President further praised the UPA government for its development activities and expressed her hope for the prosperity of the youth in the region. Gandhi, along with PM Manmohan Singh is on a two day visit to Srinagar after a militant attack a day before.