J&K Congress Committee celebrates 92nd birth anniversary of Indira Gandhi


Vision of Indira Gandhi to make J&K most developed & modern State will be fulfilled


           Jammu, November 19 (Vijay Kumar):- Like other parts of the country, the National Integration Week coinciding with the 92nd birth anniversary of Former Prime Minister of India, late Mrs. Indira Gandhi, also took off in the state. In this connection, a state level function, to pay homage to late Indira Gandhi was organized at R. S. Pura, Jammu which was presided over by President Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee, . Saif-ud-Din Soz.

            A large number of the people attended the function, which was organized by the Minister for Medical Education, Technical Education, Youth Services and Sports, Mr. R.S. Chib.

            The Deputy Chairman, J&K Legislative Council, S. Arvinder Singh Micky, Minister for PHE,  Taj Mohi-ud-Din, Minister for Revenue, Raman Bhalla, Congress MP, Legislator and senior leaders addressed the function.

            Mr. Soz in his tribute described Mrs. Indira Gandhi a dynamic personality and great enthusiasm led the progress ad prosperity who led the Nation to make a rich in the advanced countries of the world in the field of modern science and technology. He said that best way to pay tribute to the great leader is to fructify her dream about making India the most advanced and developed country of the world.

            Mr. Soz said Indiraji was a great statesman and Parliamentarian who tirelessly worked for the development of the nation on all fronts and sacrificed till lost to drop for upholding its sovereignty and integrity.   Deputy Chairman S. Arvinder Singh Micky while paying homage to Mrs. Gandhi said, she strengthened secularism and was instrumental in bringing neighbouring countries close to India and strengthening the ties of friendship between these.

            Taj Mohi-ud-Din described Mrs. Indira Gandhi a courageous and visionary leader.

             R. S. Chib while  welcoming the congress leaders for their participation in the function and also paid rich tributes to late Prime Minister and highlighted her contribution in eradication of poverty and illiteracy in the country and expressed his gratitude for their participation in the function.

             Raman Bhalla on this occasion, impressed upon congress workers to remain united and vigilant about nefarious designs of antinational elements.

            Describing late Indiraji as architect of modern India, Mr. Bhalla said that she was instrumental in nationalizing banks and launching mega projects in power, agriculture, railways, and other vital sectors.


Dy CM Tara Chand said that the long pending demand of the people of  Khour block to construct a bridge in the area stands fulfilled and the foundation stone was laid on 92th birth day of late Indira Gandhi who had sacrificed her life for the nation. He said that Smt. Indira Gandhi always worked for the upliftment of weaker sections of the society and secular character of the party for which the late leader was hailed globally. He said that the dream of late Smt. Indira Gandhi to develop the State and make it prosperous will be fulfilled and so that State competes on socio-economic front with other states of the country.


 Paying rich tributes to late Smt Indira Gandhi on her 92rd birth anniversary being celebrated today, Minister Saroori said that she sacrificed her life for nation. He said that Indira ji always worked for strengthening secular character of the party for which she was hailed globally. Addressing on the occasion, the Minister of State for Co-operatives, Dr. Manohar Lal Sharma reiterated the commitment of the coalition government to provide basic amenities including road connectivity, drinking water, electricity etc. in all the regions of the State. He said that the Central Government under the dynamic leadership of UPA Chairperson Mrs. Sonia Gandhi and Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is making liberal funding to develop the State.

            Dr. Sharma said that the Government is aware of the problems confronting the people and will solve these in a phased manner. He sought people’s cooperation for the coalition Government in implementing the developmental and welfare programmes launched to benefit the people at grass root level.

            MLC Mr. Abdul Gani Vakil and former Minister Mr. Gulchain Singh Charak were also present. They also spoke on the occasion and highlighted the policies and programmes of the coalition Government. They paid rich tributes to the late leader and said that she wanted the state to be prosperous in every sphere.