Srinagar, Oct 21: United Trade Forum was set up to bring all trader bodies under one flag in Kashmir capital Srinagar. This responsibility was assigned to Kashmir Economics Alliance Chairman Farooq Ahmed Dar.
This decision was taken in a meeting of Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) held in Srinagar. While divulging information about the development, KTMF in a presser said that selection process has always damaged the cause of the traders. It said that members will now onwards be elected through proper elections.
Trade leader Fayaz Ahmed Bhat as per KNT said that in a bid to unite all the traders, ‘Unite Trade Forum’ was set that will be led by Kashmir Economic Alliance Chairman Farooq Ahmed Dar. It will be the responsibility of Farooq Dar to bring divided traders bodies under one platform,” he said.
Meanwhile, Muhammad Rajab Kuchay was appointed acting president of KTMF till new elections while Sheikh Hilal was made in charge Publicity Secretary.