Ease Covid-19 lockdown restrictions ahead of Eid

Banihal, July 26;  National Conference leader and District President, Ramban, Haji Sajjad Shaheen has appealed to the JK Administration headed by LG to direct concerned authorities to make proper arrangement of ration, sugar , LPG and all other essential commodities on the eve of Eid Ul-Adha being celebrated next week. 

Shaheen said that supply of electricity and water supply to people should be ensured without interruption and black marketing of essential commodities should be checked . 

Expressing serious concern over scarcity of essential commodities, especially rations at the sale outlets of the CAPD Department, in Ramban district ,Shaheen said, that Ration scarcity and defunct utility services are posing enormous problems to the people of entire Ramban district, especially in the Banihal Assembly Constituency, adding that the deplorable scenario calls for immediate redressal measures.

He has urged the J&K administration to ensure adequate supplies of essentials particularly ration, sugar and kerosene oil, LPG Cylinders besides un-interrupted electricity and drinking water in the entire district particularly in all the tehsils of Banihal Constituency that include Kahari-Trigam, Ramsoo, Pogal-Paristan besides block Neel-Chamalwas and Sumar-Harog ahead of Eid Ul-Adha festival.

Shaheen further demanded release of salaries of casual labours , daily wagers , RET teachers , SPOs , Anganwari workers and employees of all departments whose salary is pending for last many months . 

He has appealed to the Administration to ease Covid-19 lock down restrictions ahead of Eid and allow the people to buy essential commodities from the market. 

Shaheen has also appealed people to abide by the social distancing norm as a precautionary measure to halt the spread of the virus.