Forest Deptt employees launch stir over demands

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 May 2018 10:44:52


Staff Reporter

Employees of Forest Department posted at Forest Post of Shahpura Range surrendered their weapons and started forest patrolling with canes to press their 19-points demands before the higher authorities, on Wednesday.A group of State Forest Department employees, including Forest Post, in-charge, Pradeep Jaiswal, employees Mansingh Maravi, Brijesh Mohan, Sushil Thakur surrendered their 10 guns of 12-bore and cartridges to Divisional Forest Officer, Shahpura, Manju Uikay and declared for protecting the forest area with the help of canes. Employees have also warned the department for fulfilling their demands by May 4, otherwise they will start indefinite strike from May 5.On the occasion, Praveendra Gwalvansh, Devraj Kushwaha, Vinod Ahirwar, Yamuna Kushwaha, Shivkumar Garg, Ramnaresh Shukla, Sukhvendra Singh Pendro, Sunil Rajak, Mukesh Tripathi and others were present.