BJP can’t run away from owning responsibility for mess in J&K: Bhalla
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JAMMU: JKPCC Working President Raman Bhalla on Sunday said that BJP can’t run away from owning responsibility for mess in J&K. He asked the Central Government when it would ensure a congenial atmosphere for elections to take place in Jammu and Kashmir and elect a government of the people in the state. He also accused the BJP of failing to read the pulse of J&K people and said it cannot shun and run away from owning the responsibility of creating this mess and back-stabbing the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
“The directionless, agenda-less and clueless policy of the BJP government has left the people of Jammu and Kashmir in complete despair and this is a grave national concern. BJP Govt lacks economic roadmap for inclusion and progress for the people of J&K,” said former Minister while addressing public gathering at Chatha Pind in Gandhi Nagar constituency.
Prominent among those present on the occasion include Congress Refugees Cell Vice-Chairmen Amrit Bali, Sarpanch Ravinder Singh Dheera, Mohinder Choudhary, Pawan Bhagat, Sunil Slathia, Panch Dalbir Kour, Panch Sunil Kumar, Panch Sudesh Kumar, Ch. Payara Singh, Gharu Devi, Bodh Raj, Mohan Lal, Babu Kumar, Papal Kumar, Parshotam Kumar and others. Former Minister said that economy of Jammu and Kashmir has been suffering since dawn, with unemployment being the major debacle as it concerns the youth of the society, who are the pillars of a sound and stable future. However, on account of rising unemployment despite professional degrees, skill training, and education from top-notch universities in the country and abroad, the youth of Jammu and Kashmir are beset in a terrible crisis. Bhalla said BJP should take the responsibility for the present situation in the state. People of J&K asking that by when the security scenario will be able to change and by when an atmosphere will be created by the Government of India and the Lt Governor in Jammu and Kashmir so that elections can be held.
“So both Lt Governor and Government of India will have to ensure that the security scenario be changed and law and order is maintained so that we can have elections. Congress would like definitely a government of the people representing J&K,” he said. Bhalla said the Congress is extremely concerned and pained by the developments in Jammu and Kashmir. “We caution the BJP government to correct its flawed approach and work for rebuilding the trust and restoration of normalcy in J&K,” he said.