Jammu,May 17 (Scoop News) – State president of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), Munish Sharma said that during the past few years,repeated attempts have been made to disturb the centuries old annual holy yatra of Baba Amarnath on one pretext or the other.He said that charging of rupees 25,000 from each langer party reminds of “Jazia” being imposed during the pre-independece periods.
Munish Sharma was addressing the activists of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha outside the Raj Bhawan in
The government has created all facilities for smooth pilgrimage of Hajjis, including operation of direct flights from
If the government is sincere to ensure greater flow of tourists, including pilgrims, it should ensure that such facilities are created so that people coming from outside the state feel satisfied with the arrangements made by the authority, he said.
The BJYM leader also criticized the Congress leaders in particular for not uttering a single word against such a discriminatory decision and declared that the morcha will further intensify agitation in case this anti-Hindu decision is not withdrawn.
The morcha activists who were carrying party flags and placards with slogans against this decision of the State government and burnt the effigy of the state government.
Sanjay Baru, Parimoksh Seth, Raghunandan Singh, Vipal Shastri, Surinder Choudhary, Adarsh Bhagat, Sunil Sharma, Amrik Singh, Vikas Sharma, Ajay Vaid, Parvesh Kumar, Munish Khajuria, Manmohan Singh, Darvinder Kumar, Jeevan Sharma, Naresh Singh, Adarsh Bharti, Deepak Choudhary, Sunny Mahajan, Vidya Sagar were prominent among those who took part in this protest demonstration.