Wasim Majnoon Mir
KUPWARA, JAN 24: NREGA workers of Wavoora Lolab area of this frontier district Kupwara on Thursday held a protest demonstration here demanding release of their pending payments.
Protesting NREGA workers from block Wavoora Lolab area of Kupwara district assembled near main gate at DC office Kupwara and raised slogans in favour of their demands.
The payments have not been released from last four months. “We are demanding to release our payments as soon as possible,” said Rizwan Ahmad.
The protesters demanded that the pending liabilities of the of NREGA workers should be cleared at an earliest so that they will have a sign of relief.
“There is corruption in Civil administration Kupwara, authorities are request to kindly look into this matter, said protesters while talking to our correspondent.”
While talking to ACD Kupwara, Yar Ali Khan, said that the pending payment will release in 15-20 days, in genuine demands we will look into the matter,” he said.