BJP undermining political sagacity of Jammu people: JKPCC chief

J&K PCC chief, Ghulam Ahmad Mir on Thursday alleged that the BJP government in the midst of a collapsing economy, “turning a disaster into an opportunity to fill its coffers.”

He said despite lower international prices, the government has “broken all records of profiteering” by exorbitantly raising excise duty instead of passing on the benefits to common people, adding that every household was hurting due to the increased price of gas cylinders.

He was addressing a public gathering on the occasion of Makar Sakranti at Gangyal ward-56 in presence of JKPCC Vice President Raman Bhalla, District Jammu President Yogesh Sawhney.

Speaking on the occasion, Mir said equipped with high degree of public good-will and robust booth level cadre Congress will emerge with flying colours and serve the people and steer the state to peace, progress and development.

He said the recent poll outcome in DDC elections, the party contested, is testimony of the public support, which is available in immense measure in J&K.