|(Rawalakot Press Club)|
Rawalkot – (Azadi Times ) Contractor Association Azad Kashmir has announced a dharna in front of the Muzaffarabad Assembly due to non-acceptance of their demands and lack of interest of the PWD Department.
The officials of the Contractor Association, including President Association Poonch District Sardar Waheed Khan, Central General Secretary Contractor Association Sardar Jameel Alam, Sardar Zaheer Jannat, Sardar Abdul Jabar Khan, Qamar Jahangir and other contractors were present in large numbers.
Addressing the press conference, these leaders added that they had given their demands in written form to the Public Works Department and had announced to stop the construction work from June 30 on non-acceptance of the demands, the department did not listen to our demands.
After which all the construction work has been stopped since June 30 and no contractor is taking part in any tendering.
In the last few years and especially this year, the inflation has increased many times and the prices of construction materials are skyrocketing.
The prices of commodities have increased by 100% due to which the contractors are forced to stop the construction work.