Former Minister calls on Lt Governor

LG greets people on Kheer Bhawani Mela
Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, May 29: Yashpaul Kundal, former Minister called on the Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu at the Raj Bhavan here today.
Kundal submitted a memorandum of demands regarding several issues of public importance including reservation in promotion to the Government employees belonging to SC and ST categories.
The Lt Governor, while interacting with the former Minister, observed that the Government is committed towards the welfare of every section of the society. He assured Kundal to take up the genuine issues and demands put forth by him for their examination and urged him to continue working towards promoting public welfare.
Meanwhile, Lieutenant Governor, extended his heartiest greetings to the people, especially the Kashmiri Pandit community, on the eve of Kheer Bhawani Mela.
In his message , the Lt Governor observed that this festival symbolizes harmonised cultural ethos of Jammu & Kashmir and is reflective of its glorious pluralistic values.
He prayed for peace, harmony, progress and prosperity in the UT and well-being of its people.
The Lt Governor also urged the devotees to adopt the practice of worship at home in view of the emerging situation.