A deputation of Jagti Tenement Committee (JTC lead by Shadi Lal Pandita, President of the Committee called on worthy Relief and Rehabilitation Commissioner, Relief Organisation (M) Jammu today in his office chambers. The deputation apprised the worthy Relief Commissioner, R.K. Pandita that due to withholding of ration supplies for past four months to the migrant relief holders these have been put to lot of sufferings and are at the verge of starvation. The deputation requested the Commissioner Relief Organisation for initiating necessary steps for releasing the withhold ration supplies from February 2016 onwards till date without any further delay to save the relief holder migrants from further sufferings besides enabling them to overcome present difficulties and to meet their domestic needs.
Worthy Relief Commissioner gave a patient hearing to the deputation and assured them that till 15th of May steps shall be taken to ensure release of with hold ration supplies to the Migrant relief holders and has asked the deputation to wait for 15th of May 2016. Pandita has said that in case the authorities fail to fulfill their commitment of ensuring release of withhold ration supplies till 15th of May the JTC will come on roads for agitation and the consequences thereof shall be the responsibility of the State and Centre Government. Prominent among others who accompanied the deputation are Raj Kumar Tickoo, Sunil Koul, S.L. Kar, Deepak Razdan, Shiban Raina, Raj Kumar Bhat, Rattan Lal Bhat, R.K. Raina, Brij Nath Thusoo and others.