J&K Pir Panjal Awami Party held a one day workers convention of Distt. Poonch at Dak Banglow Mandi which was presided by Mohd Shafi Khatana Distt. President Poonch. The Convention was addressed by Raja Mohd Abass khan Party Patron and party President Ch Mohd Younis Chouhan Advocate. While speaking in the convention Raja Mohd Abass Khan strongly ondemned the statement made by Cabinet Minster Lal Singh few days back, in which he had uttered un parliamentary, un democratic and communal statements against Muslim of Jammu, and had demanded an immediate dismissal of Minster from counsel of Ministers from state Chief Minister. While speaking party president CH. Mohd Younis Chouhan in convention has also condemned the statement of ministers. He said that coalition Govt. has failed in all fronts and its Ministers are making such statements to divert the attention of people from common issues of development. He said that in one hand Govt. has completely failed in providing food security to the people of the state and on other fronts its ministers are making communal statement. He demanded Medical College, Women College at Rajouri and Poonch, Degree College at Mandi, reconstruction of power house/project at Poonch and start of PG classes in Poonch University Campus. After concluding convention the party worker held a protest demonstration and raised slogans against PDP – BJP Coalition Govt. and demanded dismissal of First Minster Lal Singh. The protest was led by Ch Mohd Younis Chouhan Party President alongwith other workers. Prominanat among those who are present in the convention are Naseer Ahmed Qadri Advocate, Jafreed Ahmed Khari, Mohd Afzal Chouhan Abdul Rehman, Makhan Din, Mohd Fareed Mohd Ayoub.