Srinagar, July 6 : National Conference Working President and MLA Beerwah, Omar Abdullah on Monday visited Beerwah constituency and held extensive interactions with various public delegations who apprised the NC Working President of local public issues and grievances.
Omar gave the public delegations a patient hearing and took note of those public issues that were brought to his notice. He assured the visiting delegations that the macadamisation and widening of the Magam-Beerwah-Budgam road was his priority and he would ensure that work on this is started at the earliest possible instance. The NC Working President informed the visiting delegations that he had vociferously raised the issue of the Magam-Beerwah-Budgam road in the District Development Board (DDB) Meeting for Budgam District, following which the Government had said it was committed to taking work up on the road on a priority basis.
At Magam, Omar also visited the residence of renowned, prominent citizen, Professor Qasim Ali who passed away recently. The NC Working President expressed his heartfelt condolence with the bereaved family and offered Fateha. He was accompanied by NC leader, Professor Mattoo.
2015 Kashmir Despatch