Jammu: Claiming ruling National Conference as "people`s movement", a senior party leader as well as cabinet minister SS Slathia on Wednesday called for strengthening the hands of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who has a "clear vision" about socio-economic emancipation of the state.
"NC has played the historic role in the political horizon of Jammu and Kashmir and the freedom movement. NC is people`s movement," Slathia, the minister for Industries and Commerce, said while addressing a public gathering at Meen Charkan area in Samba district.
"We call upon the people for strengthening the hands of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who has a clear vision about socio-economic emancipation of state," he said.
Slathia said the coalition government led by the chief minister has taken several revolutionary steps to bring speedy development in nook and corner of the state and to bring much needed transparency and accountability in the administration.