SRINAGAR, Sept 12: Working President of National Conference and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today announced the allocation of Rs 2.25 crore for various developmental and infrastructural works in his Beerwah constituency.
In a special meeting with party office bearers of all three blocks of Beerwah constituency held at Party headquarters in Srinagar, Omar reviewed the status of various developmental initiatives in Beerwah and also reviewed the party activities at the grass-roots level.
Addressing meeting, Omar said that the focus of politics was the sacred goal of improving the life of a common-man and ensuring all mechanisms used in a sincere and diligent manner to resolve all public issues and inconveniences. Omar Abdullah said that his endeavour as the elected representative from Beerwah was to ensure the holistic, planned and equitable allocation of resources and funds irrespective of political affiliations and ideologies – a mission that had been implemented in letter and spirit in every nook and corner of the constituency. He asked the party functionaries to reach out to the people with the ultimate goal of serving them and ensure all public grievances are highlighted and addressed in a timely and efficient manner.
On this occasion, Omar also reviewed the functioning and status of various roads, link-roads, water-supply schemes, electrical distribution infrastructure and public health initiatives and allocated an amount of Rs 2.25 crore for these public works. The NC leader also assured the functionaries about Rs 18 crore Sukhnag Bridge Project and said he would leave no stone unturned to make this a reality. Omar said the Sukhnag Bridge Project would be turned into a reality along the lines of the Beerwah-Budgam Road, the Aripanthan-Khag Road and other similar successful initiatives.
Omar asked the party functionaries to continue with their work of strengthening the party at the grassroots level and reach out to more and more youth and involve them in constructive party activities aimed at ushering the State into another corrective era of peace, progress and stability. The meeting was also attended by political secretary to Working President, Tanvir Sadiq and senior party leader and constituency in-charge Prof Abdul Majeed Mattoo besides party Block presidents and senior activists.