JAMMU, Jan 10: A delegation of MLAs comprising Nawang Rigzin Jora, G.M. Saroori, Ajaz Ahmad Khan and Vikar Rsool Wani, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.
The delegation briefed the Governor about the issues before the ongoing Assembly Session and alleged that the Speaker was not following an equitable approach in conducting the Assembly’s business.
They sought Governor’s intervention in advising State Government for safeguarding life and property of minorities; urgent punitive action against the Medical College teacher who has molested an MBBS student, and the State Government following the law in reservations in promotions being provided to SC, ST and others.
The delegation also expressed their concern about the provisions of the Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Bill, 2016.
Meanwhile, Maj. Gen. (Retd.) S.K. Sharma, member of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and Chairman of the Governing Council of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board College of Nursing, Kakryal, called on Governor.
Maj. Gen. Sharma briefed the Governor about the functioning of the College of Nursing and certain issues relating to the future growth and development of facilities in the various institutions established by the Shrine Board. At his request, Governor agreed to visit the College of Nursing before end of current month.