SRINAGAR: National Conference working president and MLA Beerwah, Omar Abdullah on Thursday conducted a review of various developmental works in Beerwah constituency, and also sanctioned an amount of four lakh rupees for the up gradation and creation of vital power distribution infrastructure in Magam Market.
Talking to party and public delegations from Beerwah, who called on the NC Working President at his Office at Nawa-e-Subha on Thursday, Omar Abdullah said that the power department should take concrete measures to resolve pressing issues that are a cause of great inconvenience to the people in view of the harsh weather.
The delegation from Magam market thanked the NC Working President for the allotment of additional funds to upgrade the transformers and vital distribution network in the market, and said ‘this would go a long way in resolving the local and recurring power crisis in the area
Speaking to the delegations, Omar Abdullah said the government was duty-bound to ensure a basic amount of power supply to the people and there should be a proper, clear power schedule in line with past practice. “Various government departments should ensure the uninterrupted supply of essential supplies and commodities to the people in the winter months,” he said.