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STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: The BJP cadre in J&K has proven that it is always ready to serve the people whether they are in homes, hospitals or on move amid surge in coronavirus cases and inception of deadly infection Black Fungus.
This was stated by senior BJP leader, Incharge BJP HQ and former Minister J&K, Priya Sethi after providing 500 food packets to the patients and their attendants here at GMC Jammu under the Sewa Hi Sangathan Hai Abhiyan. This was organized by senior party leader Prem Gupta.
The former minister said that the role being played by BJP activists during the pandemic is phenomenal as they are standing with the people shoulder to shoulder and providing all the possible help.
She however questioned the stance taken by other political outfits in the Union Territory, which are nowhere in the scene when the people are struggling to fight disease, hunger and financial crunch.
She said that during such testing times, the political class should shun differences and come together to ensure that the region fights back the disease in the best possible manner.
She expressed concern over the indifference which NC, PDP and Congress have exhibited during pandemic.
“The people are watching each and every move of the political parties and such a mean behaviour by the aforesaid political groups during the time of exigency will prove dearly to these so called ‘caretakers’ of the people”, she said.
“In contrast to political parties which have gone missing during pandemic, the BJP has emerged as a strong force to embolden the people in fight against coronavirus by remaining present at all places where disease-ridden population is seeking refuge”, she maintained adding that under the Sewa Hi Sangathan Hai Abhiyan BJP has established numerous COVID Care Centres across the country to render all sorts of help and services during this hour of crisis.
She said that BJP is unrelentingly providing ration and cooked meals, masks, sanitizer, food packets, oxygen concentrators, assistance in hospitals, ambulance services to the needy.
She appealed to the people that during any emergency they can contact any of the party leaders for immediate help as all the necessary things are at disposal of these leaders and they are waiting for the moment to extend help to the needy people.