Srinagar, September 20: Sh. Eshfaq ur Rehman Poswal, BJP
leader, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.
Sh. Rehman discussed with Governor several issues relating to the
development and upliftment of Gujjar and Bakkarwal communities of
J&K including creation of a special Regiment for Gujjar and
Bakkarwal youth; adequate funding to the Stateís Tribal Affairs
Department from the Prime Ministerís Rs. 80,000 crore package to
improve the quality of life of these two communities; and certain
issues relating to the development of Karnah Constituency, including
construction of a tunnel across the Sadhna Pass for providing better
connectivity to the people of his area.
Governor urged Sh. Poswal to continue sustained endeavours for the
welfare and development of the Gujjar and Bakkarwal communities.