A large quantity of relief material consisting of blankets, rice, flour, plastic sheets, tarpaulin, biscuits, salt, water etc. collected by the party workers from different states and forwarded to the state unit, was dispatched in five trucks to Ramban, Banihal, Sriangar, Anantnag and adjoining areas today from godown established for receiving and dispatching at Digiana. The convoy of relief material was flagged off inter-alia by senior leaders of BJP namely, State President & MP Jugal Kishore Sharma, Leader of Legislature Party Ashok Khajuria, Election Campaign Committee Chairman Dr. Nirmal Singh, State Vice-President Chander Prakash Ganga, State General Secretary Kavinder Gupta, senior leader Farooq Khan, former MP & BJP leader Ch. Lal Singh and other leaders.
On the occasion, Jugal Kishore Sharma said that at present these victims of flood having lost their dwellings and household chattel are in urgent need of tents and for which the state BJP has taken up the matter with the party head office at Delhi and it is expected that the demand will be considered. He added that the Central and state leadership of the party is fully seized of the sufferings and urgent life requirements of the flood victims and it is for this reason that the party cadre across the country is collecting donations of kind and cash from the people.
Sat Sharma (C.A), Harinder Gupta, Brig. Anil Gupta, Arun Chhibber, Pt. Ashok Khajuria, Baldev Singh Baloria, Vikram Randhawa, Vinay Gupta, Jaideep Sharma, Nand Kishore, Arvind Gupta were also present on the occasion.