Sakina cautions people against communal forces
DAMHAL : Cautioning people against the communal and divisive forces, the Minister for Social Welfare, Ms Sakina Itoo has said that every sacrifice would be given for strengthening secularism, unity and integrity of the state.
This was stated by the Minister while addressing a day-long convention of party workers at Damhal Hanjipura today.
The Minister said that welfare of the people and solidarity between various regions is the benchmark of the present Government and steps taken for restoring permanent peace in the state are showing good results. She said ensuring equitable development of all the regions and all section of the society has remained high on the agenda of the Government.
Ms. Sakina said that the main focus of the government is to ensure overall development of all three regions of the J&K State and various reformative and exemplary steps for faster development were taken by the government under the dynamic leadership of the Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.
The Minister also appealed people to extend their full support and work for the betterment of the people especially weaker sections of the society and also asked them to come forward to avail the benefits of the Centrally-State sponsored schemes initiated across the state.
Ms. Sakina said that reaching out to every area is the resolve of the Government and the developmental programmes started by the government at different levels are aimed to ensure all round development of the state. She said that special focus is being given on fast track development of backward areas of the state.