ECI’s assurances over fool-proof security have fallen flat: G A Mir
Expresses gratitude to people for participating in polling in Anantnag
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President and Party Candidate from Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency, G A Mir has conveyed his gratitude to voters for participating in polling in Anantnag and hoped that the people of other districts “will follow suit with great enthusiasm”.
Mir expressed serious concern over the “lack of security arrangements” in Anantnag, Mir said that the fool-proof security as was assured by the ECI “was not visible on the ground”, describing it as a “lack of concern on the part of ECI”.
Mir said in a statement that he was “pleased to observe that the day has passed incident free, which was matter of enormous pleasure for Congress Party”.
Taking a jibe at ECI for “lack of Security Arrangements” in the District during polling, Mir said assurances by ECI with regard to fool-proof security arrangements “have fallen flat, which was a matter of serious concern and should not be repeated in coming phases in South Kashmir”.
He urged upon the ECI to look into the security aspect of south Kashmir and ensure that fool-proof security arrangements are put in place to ensure free, fair and incident free elections.