Punjab

Khet Mazdoors submit memorandum for plots, pensions

Dilbag Singh | November 14, 2019 06:37 PM

 

NAKODAR Activists of Dihati Mazdoor Sabha tehsil Nakodar staged a dharna in front of the office of block development and panchayat office here for two days in support of their demands and on Thursday submitted a memorandum addressed to Punjab Chief Minister to sub divisional magistrate.

State president of Sabha Darshan Nahar said that their demands include residential plots, blue cards, full year employment with Rs 500 daily wage under MNREGA, Rs 3000 pension for widows and handicapped, improvement in public distribution system.

He said Congress government has failed to fulfil its promises made during run up to assembly election to give residential plots to village poor. He said that struggle for plots and other demands would continue and be intensified.

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