Srinagar: Alleging that ever powerful bureaucrats will never facilitate democracy, Peoples Conference (PC) president Sajad Gani Lone Tuesday said protocol powers given to District Development Council (DDC) members was disappointing and humiliation.
Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter Sajad said, “DDC protocol powers disappointment – humiliation. Problem is the new stakeholder created by the union Govt post August 5- BUREAUCRAT Ever powerful. He/she will never facilitate democracy. will c anybody elected by people as a threat. This is simple analysis. And no rocket science.”
He was reacting to protests at winter capital, Jammu, by DDC members from all political parties against the government order about their honorarium and protocol.