STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: Yuva Rajput Sabha (YRS) demanded declaration of a Gazetted holiday on birth anniversary of Dogra ruler, Maharaja Hari Singh. Chairing a meeting here, Surinder Singh Gilli, President Yuva Rajput Sabha expressed resentment against the State Government for not declaring a gazetted holiday on birth anniversary of Maharaja Hari Singh. He further asked the Governor’s administration to declare gazetted holiday on Maharaja Hari Singh’s birthday.
Gill wondered if former Chief Minister, Sheikh Abdullah’s birthday can be observed as a holiday, then there should be no hesitation for declaring a holiday on Maharaja Hari Singh’s birth anniversary, which falls on September 23.
Others present in the meeting included Mukesh Singh, Mandeep Singh, Kaka Singh and Vikram Singh.