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Seva Bharti criticises tax on Shri Amarnath Langars

Source: State times
UDHAMPUR : A meeting of Seva Bharti was held on Sunday at Udhampur under its President M.S Sumbria in which the participants expressed great resentment over the government’s biased policy of imposing tax of Rs 25,000 for establishing a free Langar for the pilgrims of Shri Amarnath Shrine. They further criticised charging of Rs 2,400 from the trucks carrying ration and other Yatra connected goods.
Sumbaria appealed to the government to abolish the undue taxes on pilgrimage failing which the people will come on the roads and hold protests throughlut the State.
Prominent among those present include Sat Pal Sallal, Dharamvir Gupta, R.C Gupta, Neelam Nargotra, Bansi Lal Gupta, Gopal Krishan and Mohinder Singh