Hold early assembly elections, restore statehood to J&K: Ch Zulfikar Ali
Post by on Sunday, July 24, 2022
Rajouri, July 23: One day workers’ convention of Apni Party was held at Rajouri on Saturday in which vice-president and former Cabinet Minister, ChoudharyZulfikar Ali urged the Government of India to hold early assembly elections in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir to finish the disconnect between the people, common masses and the administration.
Addressing the workers convention, Zulfikar Ali stated that there is no alternative to an elected Government in a democracy. He further said that it’s a blot on the system to deprive a large section of society from the electoral process and having a Government of their choice.
He also demanded that the statehood be restored before holding the assembly elections in the State as this was the commitment made by the Union Home Minister to the Parliament of India on August 5, 2019.
He demanded a special survey be conducted for the losses incurred during the heavy rainfall in the District. He also expressed concern over the exaggerated power bills to the people and demanded the pace of the development of the work in the district be enhanced so that the miseries can be redressed.