JAMMU, Feb 3: Hotel and Restaurant Association (H&RA) Smart City Dharamshalla constituted its new team with Kuldeep Patyal as its chairman.
Surinder Sharma has been elected as vice chairman of the Association while Rahul Bhatti has been made its president.
Out of 17 members, 14 voted in favour of Rahul Bhatti after which he was declared elected.
After winning the election Bhatti thanked the Association members for posing faith on him.
It is pertinent to mention here that Rahul Bhatti originally hails from Gandhi Nagar area of Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory and has settled in Dharamshalla (Himachal Pradesh) 20 years back.
Ashok Pathania and Navneet Thakur were elected as vice presidents; Sanjeev Gandhi has been made general secretary; Harish Gaba, joint secretary; Rashpal Pathania, head of traders; Gurveer Singh, treasurer; Vishal Neharia, media coordinator; Ashwani Sharma, chief advisor; Ram Swaroop Sharma, P.C Neharia, R.S Bhadwar, Subash Neharia, Vijay Inderkaran and Dayasagar-all elected as advisors.