Pandit organisation demands passage of Kashmir Temples Bill
Last Updated: Monday, August 24, 2009, 21:48
Jammu: The Kashmiri Pandit Sabha on Monday demanded the passage of the Kashmir Shrines and Temples Bill, saying it would ensure protection and preservation of the temples in Kashmir valley.

"We demand that the Kashmir Shrines and Temples Bill be passed in the assembly after tabling it in the House. The bill would help in preservation and protection of the temples and shrines in Kashmir valley by setting up a trust under it," KPS president B L Sadhu told reporters here.

Sadhu also hailed the package of 15,000 jobs for displaced Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir and said, "The state government should act speedily on it to rebuild confidence among the community".

Bureau Report

First Published: Monday, August 24, 2009, 21:48

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