Banihal, May 10: Congratulating people of Pogal area on fulfilment of their long pending demand of Higher secondary school, senior congress leader and MLA Banihal Vikar Rasool Wani Thursday said that over the past twelve years several historic pro-people decisions has taken which have immensely benefited people in the Banihal.
According to the statement, Wani on reaching at Pogal was accorded a warm welcome where thousands of villagers from Pogal,Maligam and other adjoining areas took out a massive celebration rally on foot in Pogal where participants raised slogans in favour of Congress party and Vikar Rasool and hail his effort for fighting for the rights and demands of the people of Pogal Paristan.
Addressing a huge gathering at Pogal bus stand, Wani asserted that he has cherished dream to make the Banihal constituency as a model constituency throughout state and he is tirelessly working on his mission and granting higher school status to Pogal high school and foundation stone of newly sanctioned community hall cum rest place is part of his mission.
Addressing gatherings of people, Wani said that people of Banihal has witnessed major change in the developmental scenario of this mountain locked constituency in shape of infrastructural facilities including basic civic amenities including sufficient schools, health centers, safe hygienic drinking water facilities and road connectivity were at their minimal. Condition of people living in far flung rural areas
Wani said that after getting elected as MLA from Banihal constituency during year 2008 assembly elections, it remained my mission to work day and night for providing not only the best basic amenities but also to get sanctioned major infrastructural projects for Banihal.
Today, Banihal is on the path of growth, development and prosperity. People are fully empowered with establishment of successful Panchayati Raj system and creation of new tehsils, niabats and blocks. By grace of God, I also met successfully another big challenge of bringing peace and brotherhood among all regions of my constituency and got restored regional and communal harmony among all sections of society. Today they live peacefully like brothers and sisters despite of a number of unsuccessful attempts made by different political parties who want to divide the area for their dirty politics,” he said.
He added Banihal constituency has witnessed a revolution during his tenure as MLA and minister with opening of a medical facilities, trauma hospital, new SDM, new Tehsils, hospital building, sports infrastructure, new degree, ITI and DIET colleges, a number of new higher secondary schools and hundreds of new primary schools opened up during this period. With commissioning of a number of major water supply schemes, people getting safe and hygienic drinking water, new ration stores have been opened up even in far flung areas. The whole constituency, today, is connected through a network of roads and bridges.