JK NEWS UPDATES Rajouri 05/06/20
Hundred of labourers from Kotranka area of district Rajouri who are working at Katra from last many years demanded immediate relief for their families. Labourers of different areas of Kandra, Targain , Draman of kotranka Rajouri assembled together & appealed for help.
Social Activist Guftar Ahmed Chowdhary requested LG J&k & CEO Shrine Board for immediate help to all labourers who are working at Katra from last many years & are earning income for their families but due to lockdown all these labourers are facing tough time now.
Every year thousand of labourers from J&K works at katra & it is to be mentioned that it is only source of their livelihood but due to lockdown they are facing hard time. It’s also to be mentioned these labourers are registered their but now they are out of everything their families are in deep trouble. Guftar Ahmed Chowdhary demanded immediate support for all labourers who works at Katra.
Many labourers said that they are in depression as it was their only source neither they have land for agriculture nor any other income source where we will go what our family will do Said labourer Mohd Manzoor .
Another Labourer Noor Mohd Chouhan said Shrine Board has always supported us & we are working at Katra from last 20 years but this time we are completely workless. Thakur Surjeet Singh also urged UT Administration for immediate help for labourers. Many other labourer Abdul Shakoor, Abdul Wahid, Mukthar hussain, Idress , Fareed Ahmed ,Abdul Nazir , Saddam Hussain ,Munshi Khan, Khalil Ahmed , Shafiq Ahmed, Also demanded for help.