Dy CM, Ministers host interactive session with local representatives

JAMMU, APR 4: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today held an extensive interactive session with local representatives from various areas of Jammu district, both urban and rural hamlets.
Minister for PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control, Sham Lal Choudhary; Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries, Abdul Ghani Kohli; Minister for Cooperatives and Ladakh Affairs, Chering Dorjay; Minister of State for Tourism, Education, Priya Sethi; Minister of State for Finance, Ajay Nanda; Vice Chairman Kissan Advisory Board, D S Chib and MLA Akhnoor, Dr Krishan Lal Bhagat also participated in the session.
Various representatives from areas including Marh, Akhnoor, Nagrota, Dhansal, Domana, Chamb, Pargwal and others put forth the issues pertaining to their areas and sought early redressal of their issues.
While addressing the gathering, Dr Singh said that local representatives work with people at ground level and are abreast with the developmental needs of respective areas. He said that it is essential to have such interactive sessions at regular intervals to ensure equitable and sustainable development. “Besides, focussing on ensuring availability of basic amenities to all residents, Government is also consistently working to establish good governance and a transparent, accountable administration”, he asserted.