AB.HAQ COUNCIL-1JAMMU: Minister for Rural Development, Abdul Haq Khan replying to a clubbed question by Ghulam Nabi Monga and Sham Lal Bhagat informed the Legislative Council that holding of elections to the Block Development Councils (BDC) is under consideration of the Government.

He further said that 4,017 Panchayati Adalats have been notified out of which 1935 are in Jammu and 2082 are in Kashmir. With regard to honorarium for the Chairman and members of these Adalats, the Minister said the matter is under consideration of the Government.

Surinder Choudhary raised supplementary to the question.