NC for special funds to complete WSS in Poonch

  • 1

Jan raises concern over large scale vacant posts of doctors

Poonch, Dec 23: National Conference has demanded special funds for completion of all pending water supply schemes to tackle with growing crisis of water shortage in rural areas.
National Conference team headed by Provincial President YNC, Ajaz Jan issued the statement on completion of three weeks long tour of party cadre in snow bound areas of Poonch.
The leaders of party visited Mandi, Loran and Sathra area of Poonch.
Leaders interacted with local people during the tour.
In its statement, NC leaders said that a number of vital water supply schemes in Poonch are lying incomplete since years due to paucity of funds.
“There is immediate need of provision of additional funds for completion of all pending water supply schemes which is an important need to tackle with the growing crisis of drinking water especially in rural areas,” said NC leaders.
They also accused previous state government of shelving all the water supply scheme projects across the district.
NC leaders also raised serious concern on delay in posting of doctors in local hospitals of Poonch and appealed governor administration to carry out an audit of vacant positions and to post the doctors at the earliest.
He also demanded posting of specialist doctors in Mandi hospital and other vital PHCs in the area.
He also said that unscheduled power curtailment has reached at maximal level and is affecting normal life badly.
A large number of leaders and workers from other political parties also joined NC during this tour.