Jammu, March 12: A delegation of inhabitants of Palmar, Dachhan, Marwah and Wadwan area of Kishtwar district, led by Chairperson, Block Development Council Palmar, Smt. Lalita Devi, called on Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu at the Raj Bhavan here today.
The delegation apprised the Lt Governor of the issues pertaining to the development of backward and far flung area and submitted a memorandum of demands which include establishment of fully equipped Govt Higher Secondary School and PHC at Palmar, construction of Saflotan canal at Palmar and cremation ground at Bhandarkoot. The delegation also demanded construction of road from Bhandarkoot to Drongdooru, besides construction of Bindraban bridge over river Chenab, linking Kishtwar-Palmar-Dachhan-Marwah blocks.
The Lt Governor interacted with the members of the delegation and assured them to review the genuine issues and demands projected by them for their early redressal.
Meanwhile, senior political leader Mr. Manzoor Ahmad Khan from Anantnag also met with Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu and demanded early completion of drinking water project in Ranbirpora, Mattan.
While interacting, the Lt. Governor assured Mr Khan to look into the issue raised by him as clean drinking water for all is high on the agenda of the government. He urged Mr Khan to continue working towards the advancement of public welfare.