Centre's special representative for dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma met a number of deputations at Kathua. The deputations were from across parties like Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), National Conference (NCP), National Panthers Party (NPP). The deputation expressed their grievances. They discussed various issues of the state. Issues like employment, development, tourism among others were addressed. Dineshwar Sharma assured them that the issues will be taken by the Centre.