Gujjar Welfare Committee demands resettlement of 500 Gujjar families

Gujjar Welfare Committee, Vijaypur, today held a protest demonstration demanding resettlement of 500 Gujjar families, who are at present living at Rakh Brotian near the border.
Gujjar Welfare Committee demands resettlement of 500 Gujjar families
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Gujjar Welfare Committee, Vijaypur, today held a protest demonstration demanding resettlement of 500 Gujjar families, who are at present living at Rakh Brotian near the border.    

The protesters demanded from the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to intervene in the matter and resolve the issue. 

The protest was led by Gujjar Welfare Committee, Vijaypur, Chairman, Mohd Ayub Choudhery. He  said, more   than 500  families     along with more than 25,000  domestic animals  have been living in odd conditions but the concerned authorities are least bothered.

Chowdhary  said that 500  Gujjar families which are at present living at Rakh Brotian , near the border, were provided    land  at Rakh Brotian,   in   Distt Samba in  the year   1999.  

He   said that the successive governments assured these 500   families that they will be permanently settled but nothing has been done.   

Lal Hussain, Mian Bai,  Mohd Yousuf,  Billa Laitfcerdar, Ruldu,   Hohd Bashir,   Mohd Youqub,   Sipaya,  Alam Hussain,   Bashir Ahraed,   Quasim Din,  Sadiq Hussain,  Sharaas Din, Manshah,   Lall Hussain,   Naib Sarpanch,   Bashir Ahmed Khatana  and others participated in the protest.

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