Srinagar, July 22, KDC: Apni Party’s Senior Leader and Chairman of District Development Council (DDC), Aftab Malik, led a party delegation to visit the Faqir Gujri area of Srinagar, where a cloudburst on Tuesday night caused damages to the roads, water, and power supply lines, as well as the properties of the people.
The delegation comprised party leaders and Srinagar DDC members Shaista Aslam, Qaisar Gunnai, Shabir Reshi, General Secretary of the party’s ST wing Khalid Bhadana, in charge of Habba Kadal constituency and district Secretary Srinagar Jeelani Kumar, Vice President District Srinagar and Party In-Charge Khanyar Constituency Mohsin Zaffar Shah, and others.
According to a press statement issued here, Aftab Malik, accompanied by his colleagues, visited the affected areas in Faqir Gujri, nestled in the Zabarwan hills near Harwan Srinagar, to take stock of the damages caused by the cloudburst. During their visit, the delegation members proactively engaged with the local residents, who shared firsthand accounts of the damages inflicted by this natural calamity.
In this regard, Aftab Malik urged the district administration to ensure immediate restoration work on the damaged roads, water pipes, and electricity supply lines. He also demanded the administration conduct a proper assessment of the damage to the properties of the local residents to ensure they get adequate compensation for their losses. (KDC)