Wazir heads PCC Trade Cell
JAMMU, Jan 15: Pradesh Congress Committee president, G A Mir has said that trade, commerce and tourism sectors will be the priority Congress Party if it comes to power in next elections.
While speaking in a programme of Trade, Commerce & Tourism wing of Congress to access the difficulties, problems and ground realities of the people of this line, Mir congratulated Rakesh Wazir for his new assignment as head of this wing of Congress for J&K State.
He said that trade, commerce and tourism would be the top priority of Congress if it comes to power in the next elections. Mir said that youth of the Country and J&K state in particular want employment and that can not be generated until unless we focus our all energies for the revival of trade, commerce and more particularly the tourism in our state which provides maximum job opportunities to the people and which had been neglected miserably in the previous regime of BJP-PDP combine.
PCC chief said that people of the state want jobs and not mere slogans and since the things were not tackled properly as a result leaving aside new jobs even the people who were working became un employed and thus it is very important that a concrete policy for the revival of tourism which is decreasing with every passing day and as such revival of industry, trade and commerce besides tourism in the state is the need of hour.
Rakesh Wazir newly appointed president Trade, Commerce & Tourism wing of Congress, while extending gratitude for giving the responsibility of heading, such an important wing of the party said that he will leave no stone un turned for the upliftment of Trade, Commerce and Tourism of the state because these are the back bones of economy and employment of any state. He said other units at various districts/ towns level will also be set up shortly.
The meeting among others was attended by former ministers Nawang Rigzin Jora, Raman Bhalla, Mula Ram, Manohar Lal Sharma, Manjeet Singh, District presidents Vikram Malhotra, Hari Singh Chib, senior leaders Munish Kumar, Shahnawaz Hussain, Uday Chib, Neeraj Sharma, Zahida Begum, YV Sharma and SS Shingari.