Amplify efforts to raise issues distressing people: Omar to party functionaries
Presides over provincial committee meet
Srinagar, 18 July 2019: Party vice president Omar Abdullah today presided over a Provincial committee meet of Kashmir province at party headquarters Nawa-e-Subha, Srinagar.
A party spokesman, in a statement issued here said that in the hours-long meet, party vice president applauded the party functionaries for conducting segment wise conventions across the province. He said the need of the hour was to step up the efforts towards greater interaction with the public across the state.
A range of issues concerning the party and the state were deliberated upon in the meet. Abdullah, while exuding confidence into the functionaries said that the need of the hour was to maintain the momentum of parliamentary elections up to assembly elections. He said that there was no scope for smugness and gratification as the challenge ahead of the party was bigger.
While exuding confidence into the party functionaries, he said that acquiring power has never been the party’s goal and the party will continue to highlight the woes of people determinedly. “Serving the people of the state, protecting the interests of the state and upholding the pluralistic visage of our state has been the core of party ideology. It is our duty to highlight the woes of people. We owe a sense of duty to towards the people of the state irrespective of their caste, creed and religious affiliations. The party functionaries should amplify their efforts to raise issues which are distressing people,” statement quoted him saying.
“The party has gone through worst of times and was subjected to the worst machinations but with the support of people it trounced all those efforts that aim at fiddling with states special character,” Abdullah told the party functionaries as per the statement.
He also urged the incumbent governor administration to utilize its resources to reduce the mounting woes of people. Abdullah said the main agenda of the party is to salvage the people of the state towards safe shores. The need of the hour calls for taking the Naya Kashmir agenda of the party to each doorstep.