BuzzBytes Srinagar, Jan 01:
In a statement today, socio-political activist and senior trade union leader, Mohammad Altaf Dar, voiced his deep concern over the escalating costs of electricity, labeling it a pressing issue causing financial strain and hindering basic needs for citizens. The rising rates are exacerbating existing economic challenges, placing an additional burden on families facing various difficulties.
Dar highlighted the unfortunate situation where individuals are forced to make tough choices, pitting essential needs against managing escalating electricity expenses. He emphasized the far-reaching impact, not only on households but also on businesses, affecting their efficiency and contributing to economic setbacks.
Expressing his appeal to relevant authorities and policymakers, Dar urged urgent attention to the matter. He stressed the need for exploring strategies ensuring affordable and sustainable electricity, believing that decisive action can pave the way for a more equitable and prosperous future for the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.