Dastkar Majdoors of Transport Nagar, Jammu under the banner of Dastkar Union joined the Swachhta Abhiyan launched recently by the Vice Chairman Jammu Development Authority.
The group of Dastkar Majdoors was flagged off by State President, All India Confederation of SC/ST/OBC Organisations R.K Kalsotra, who was the Chief Guest. The union members covered DSP Office, Yard Nos. 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, etc.
Kalsotra said Swachhta Abhiyan is a big programme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which has been endorsed by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh. He praised VC JDA Rajesh Shavan for carrying out this campaign at Transport Nagar. He urged the Government to settle the Dastkar Majdoors at Transport Nagar. Mohinder Singh President Dastkar Union Transport Nagar extended wholehearted support to ongoing Swachh Bharat Mission. He however, expressed concern over dislocation of Dastkar Majdoors from the aforesaid area and demanded rehabilitation.
Shashi Syal, State General Secretary Dastkar Union, Pooran, Kulbir, Kuldeep, Sahil Verma, Pawan, Sinda, Pappu and Rakesh also spoke on the occasion.