A public durbar to listen to the grievances of the people was organized at Kunjwani, Jammu by Baldev Singh Billawaria District President BJP Jammu. Large number of residents of Kunjwani, Shanti nagar, Baba Deep nagar, Gangyal and its adjoining areas attended the durbar and narrated their woes to Kavinder Gupta MLA and Speaker of J & K Legislative assembly, Baldev Singh Billawaria District President BJP Jammu and Sardar Charanjeet Singh Khalsa MLC.
The residents voiced their concern over non inclusion of their names in the category of BPL though most of them are poor and are unable to pay higher rates for purchase of food grains. The Speaker Kavinder Gupta and District President Jammu Baldev Singh Billawaria told the gathering that the survey to identify BPL families was undertaken by previous Government in 2011. Now another survey will shortly be conducted for identification of families under BPL category on the basis of income of people and their inclusion in BPL list.
The residents also complained about non-construction of lanes and drains in their localities and also non provision of timely ration to them by ration dealers. Kavinder Gupta on the spot announced a sum of Rs ten lacks for development of Ward no. 55 and stated that the matter of timely supplies of ration to the people has vigorously been taken up by Baldev Singh Billawaria District President of BJP with Director Food and Consumer Affairs Jammu and it is hoped that the situation will improve within a very short period of time.
The people of Gangyal thanked Kavinder Gupta for construction of Nullah at Gangyal which has eased the lives of residents from the vagaries of Floods and outflow of water on the road.
Both Kavinder Gupta and Baldev Singh Billawaria apprised the workers that BJP government at the Center and at State have given corruption free administration to the people. BJP’s policies are aimed at the welfare of the people. The schemes like Demonetization, Beti Padhao Beti Bachao, Housing for all and Free Education to girl child will benefit people in long run. They stressed upon the workers to highlight the achievements of BJP Government among the masses. The others present on the dias included Balwant Singh Chib, Inderjeet Kour, Pawan Singh, Jitender Singh.