Addresses National Executive Council meeting of Forum of SC, ST Legislators & Parliamentarians in Delhi
Jammu and Kashmir News
NEW DELHI, AUGUST 7: Calling for ameliorating the economic condition of J&K’s tribal communities, Minister for Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution & Tribal Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today pitched for reservation of jobs for the State’s tribal youth in the country’s flourishing corporate sector.
Addressing galaxy of dignitaries viz Union Ministers, Governors, Speakers of various states, MPs and Legislators in a programme organised by Forum of SC & ST Legislators & Parliamentarians of India at New Delhi, Zulfkar, who has also been nominated as National Executive Council Member of the body said there is pressing need to ameliorate the economic condition of tribal communities and this forum of Legislators and Parliamentarians must focus on the issue by projecting the demand of reservation on private sector at the national level.
The Minister addressed the gathering in presence of Ram Vilas Paswan, Union Minister for Food & Public Distribution, Thavar Chand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment, Jual Oram, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Dripdi Mormu, Governor of Jharkhand, Dr Charanjeet Singh Atwal Speaker Legislative Assembly Punjab, S Hiphie Speaker Mizoram Assembly, Speaker Legislative Assembly Gujrat, Speaker Legislative Assembly Rajasthan, Faggan Singh Kulsaie, Chairman SC/ST Committee Lok Sabha, Dr PL Punia Chairman SC Commission, Vijay Sampla, Union Minister of State for Social Justice, Sohan Singh Thandwal, Minister for Jails, Punjab & Jetan Ram Manji, former Chief Minister of Bihar besides several Parliamentarian and legislators.