Sopore, June 17: The government employees of urban local bodies department and daily wagers of municipal council Sopore have come out openly against the news of the transfer of the Executive Officer Ghulam Rasool Shah from sopore town.
The president of daily wagers of municipal council Sopore said that “Shah” has understood the needs of the people and now government want to transfer him. Tell me how is it fair for the people of the town who are in such dire need of development, to transfer one person who is trying to work for the development of the region. We cannot allow for this to happen” he said while talking with Kashmir Despatch.
Another employee (name withheld) said that the current Executive officer was honest and hardworking and they were listening to the will of the people, added that the Sopore town needs development and we cannot allow politics to come in the way of progress. We will agitate and protest to stop this transfer. If things do not work, then we will not allow the Municipal council sopore office to function. We need the Shah for Sopore town and we will do anything to ensure he remains with us”.
Meanwhile the employees threatened that if our demand will not be fulfilled we will continue protest.
2015 Kashmir Despatch