In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, protest demonstrations were held in Jammu against the anti-people policies of the authorities.
The Public Health Engineering (PHE) workers and daily wagers staged strong protest demonstrations and also conducted ‘Gherao’ of Chief Engineer, Jal Shakti Department (Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation) at B C Road Complex in Jammu.
They were demanding release of their pending wages of about 70 months, salary of December month and regularisation of their services. Their strike and protest dharna continued outside the office of Chief Engineer, PHE /Jal Shakti department Jammu and other Divisional headquarters across ten districts of Jammu.
The residents of Thannamandi area of Rajouri district held a protest demonstration against the unscheduled power cuts. The protesters shouted slogans against the Power Development Department (PDD) and the administration over the unscheduled power cuts.
The protesters said the process of unscheduled power cuts has been going on at various places in Thannamandi for the last over one month.—KMS