Scores of delegations call on Farooq Khan

SRINAGAR: Several delegations from different parts of Kashmir Valley on Wednesday called on Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Ahmad Khan and apprised him of their grievances and demands.
A delegation of Pakherpora called on the Advisor and put forth a representation that several areas including Karapora, Check Karapora and other adjoining areas are living near Pulwama district but are part of Budgam district.
The delegation submitted that the population living in the periphery faces lot of problems with regard to basic amenities and requested that these areas be Included in Pulwama district when delimitation process is undertaken.
Another delegation from Pakharpora demanded installation of level -2 power transformers by replacing low capacity transformers which gets damaged frequently.
A delegation of Anganwari workers, Supervisors and other employees of ICDS submitted for a selection committee meeting, release of honorarium in their favour and other service matters.
Similarly, a deputation of Wakaf Board employees also called on the Advisor and projected their demands regarding their service matters.
Another delegation of employees of FCS&CA Department called on the Advisor and appreciated the efforts of Government taken for making governance more transparent, accountable and public friendly. They also put forth several suggestions in this regard.
Later, a delegation of Athletes, Sports persons and sports lovers also called on the Advisor and demanded for creating and upgrading sports infrastructure and related facilities.
Advisor gave a patient hearing to all the delegations and individuals and assured an early redressal of their genuine demands and issues. He said that the issues projected by them would be taken up with the concerned departments for immediate redressal.
Advisor also passed on spot directions for redressal of various grievances.