Scores of women workers join NC in Jammu
Post by on Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Jammu, July 04: Scores of women workers joined J&K National Conference Monday at Sher-e-Kashmir Bhavan, Jammu in presence of provincial president Jammu Rattan Lal Gupta. The joining programme was organized by senior leader Laxmi Dutta.
Rattan Lal Gupta, while welcoming the new entrants into the party fold hoped that the joining will help strengthen the party at gross root level with a strategy to strengthen the idea of pluralistic progressive, democratic and united Jammu and Kashmir.
He exhorted the women workers to work unitedly and defeat the communal forces saying National Conference has a chequered history of fostering brotherhood and foiling the divisive forces.
Addressing the Women Wing workers, Gupta recalled the bold initiative of the National Conference in women reservation in grass roots level democratic institutions and 50 percent seats in medical colleges, saying these paved the way for carving out a big role for them in different spheres.
Due to focus on female literacy, time has come when girls are excelling in academics in a big way. He said that the National Conference is deeply rooted in every nook and corner of J&K.
He asked the party cadre to reach out to the people and help them seek redressal to their problems. To strengthen the women folk is the main agenda of the party, he added.
Sheikh Bashir Ahmed, provincial secretary, asked newly joined members to work hard in highlighting the policies and programmes of the party in their respective areas with an aim to end the exploitation of the present regime.
Vijay Laxmi Dutta, senior leader welcomed the newly joined members into the party fold and hoped that their joining will strengthen the party at gross root level.
Those who joined the party include Arti Devi, Vidya Devi, SheemaKumari, MamtaKumari, DeepinderKour, Begum Mehraj, Veena Devi, Renu Gupta and others, the statement said.