Jammu: Asserting that violence can never be an answer and peace is the only way towards prosperity and progress, the Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha said Friday that it was high time to defeat the forces of disruption threatening human lives and values.
Sinha made these remarks while administering pledge to the officials and staff members of the Lieutenant Governor’s Secretariat here at Raj Bhavan to mark Anti-Terrorism Day. Special Security Force’s (SSF) personnel also read out the Anti-Terrorism Pledge on the occasion.
“Terrorism is the biggest enemy of humanity which must be opposed in all forms and manifestations. Violence can never be the answer, and peace is the only way towards prosperity and progress. It is high time we joined our efforts to defeat the forces of disruption threatening human lives and values,” Sinha said, as per an official spokesperson.
“Let us all reaffirm our strong commitment to uphold the country’s tradition of non-violence and tolerance by promoting peace, unity, social harmony; creating a better understanding among one-another, and educating our younger generation about universal brotherhood,” he added.
According to the official spokesperson the objective of observing Anti-Terrorism Day every year was to generate awareness amongst all sections of the society about the alarming impact of terrorism and violence on humanity.
Nitishwar Kumar, Principal Secretary to LG was also present on the occasion.
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