Budgam March 05: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, today visited Pandit Colony at Sheikhpora, Budgam to felicitate the residents on Mahashivratri festival.
The Advisor was accompanied by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmed Khan and Deputy Commissioner Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar besides other senior officials.
Ganai extending his greetings to the community said that the festival locally known as Herath, symbolizes the values of piety, devotion, brotherhood and harmony, which are the hallmark of our glorious pluralistic ethos.
The residents thanked the Advisor for visiting and felicitating them in person. During the interaction with various Pandit families living in the colony, the Advisor was apprised with various issued including water scarcity and power issues, faced by them.
After giving a patient hearing, the Advisor assured the residents of the colony that their grievances would be redressed at an earliest.(ANH)