State Congress President MP Pratibha Singh has demanded an immediate special economic package from the Central Government to compensate for the losses due to heavy rains in the state so that the rescue and relief work can be expedited. He has said that due to heavy rains, roads, bridges as well as crops have suffered huge damage in the state. He has also asked the Center to send a central team to the state soon to assess the loss.
Pratibha Singh has asked the officials to assess the landslides caused by heavy rains and damage to roads and crops in the state and send a complete report of the damage. He has said that all effective steps should be taken to avoid any inconvenience to the people.
Pratibha Singh has also sought a complete report from the district administration Mandi, Kullu, Lahaul Spiti, Kinnaur and Shimla about loss of life, property, roads and crops due to heavy rains in her parliamentary constituency Mandi, so that she can compensate the loss before the Center. Can demand He has asked the National Highways Authority to repair the Kullu National Highway on a war footing and fix landslide prone places soon.
Pratibha Singh has told the administration that apple season is going to start soon in the state, therefore all the main roads and link roads should be repaired.