BJP demands CM to help end stir by power, RTC men
HYDERABAD: Telangana State BJP president Kishan Reddy here on Monday demanded that the TRS government to solve the problems of striking Electricity and RTC employees’ on war-footing by holding talks with the respective Unions.
In a press note here, Reddy stated that the people in the state were suffering severely due to the strikes by Electricity and RTC employees. Alleging that the electricity employees interrupted the power frequently because of the strikes, he stated the poor and middle-class people were facing hardships due to RTC strike. He felt the employees went on strike because of the government’s failure in fulfilling the assurances made in the past.
The BJP leader demanded that Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao to immediately concede just demands of the employees of these two departments. He said it was not proper on Rao’s part to oust contract and outsourced employees’ though he had promised to regularize their services after achieving Telangana State.
He also said it was unfortunate that the Chief Minister, who had assured the employees of Central government salaries and assured to assist the RTC in all aspects, made them to go on strike. (NSS)