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Panel to sort out issue amid transporters strike in Sopore

SOPORE: A committee has been constituted by the administration in Baramulla to examine the issues of the transporter’s strike in the Sopore area.

The committee will also identify the proper mechanism for the smooth functioning of transport. The committee comes up with a time when the transporter’s strike entered the fifth consecutive day.

Deputy Commissioner Baramulla Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar in an order said that in view of the reports of infighting between different Transport Unions operating in Sopore town and a committee is set up for recommending corrective actions in the matter.

The panel will have members including Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC) Baramulla, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Sopore, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Municipal Council Sopore, Assistant Regional Transport Officer (HQ Sopore) Baramulla, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP) Traffic Rural Baramulla, Tehsildar, Sopore and representative of Transport Unions.

It will examine the entire issue and identify proper mechanisms for the smooth functioning of all transport vehicles operating in the town, it reads.

“The committee shall recommend alternate arrangement of the stands for different transport vehicles in accordance with rules. Besides, the committee shall furnish its report within one week,” it added.


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