Delegation Of J&K Panchayat Assembly Meets Governor

JAMMU

A delegation of J&K Panchayat Assembly led by its President Sh. Manzoor Ahmed called on Governor Satya Pal Malik, at the Raj Bhavan here today.

The delegation requested Governor to provide accommodation/ security cover to Panchs and Sarpanchs and Municipal Councillors; empowering all Sarpanchs and Panchs as per Panchayat Act 1996, enhancement of monthly salary of Panchs and Sarpanchs.

They also requested for early release of funds directly into Panchayat accounts, construction of gutted/new Panchayat Ghars in every Panchayat Halqas, organisation of Panchayat Melas, constitution of Block and District level Panchayat Bodies.