Dehradun: In an effort to speed up the disposal of disputed issues between both the states, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has assured her Uttarakhand counterpart BC Khanduri had a telephonic conversation on Saturday night for solving such matters at the earliest.

Khanduri said, “I want to hold a meeting to sort out the disputed issue at the earliest.”

Congratulating him for being elected as Uttarakhand CM, Mayawati assured Khanduri of taking required action on the disputed issues.

Expressing sensitivity towards the Sikh Community, Khanduri said the incident of burning of Guru Granth Sahib in Pilibhit was unfortunate.

Khanduri issued directions to the Chief Secretary Subhas Kumar to resolve the disputed issues between Uttar Pradesh Transport Corporation and Uttarakhand Transport Corporation so that the passengers did not face any problem.

JPN/Bureau