UDHAMPUR, MAY 16:
Extending party support to the agitating women work force, former MLA and NPP state president Balwant Singh Mankotia said that Panthers Party will go on Hunger strike if the demands of Anganwadi workers & helpers are not full filled with in one week. Large number of Anganwadi helpers/workers have launched protest demonstration at district level in state from past several months and governmnet failed to address the genuine issues of agitators, regretted Mankotia.
Addressing the agitating Anganwadi helpers/workers at DC office Udhampur, former MLA and NPP state president Balwant Singh extended full support from the party for their genuine demands. He blamed that govt has failed to listen and address the demands of agitating Anganwadi workers/helpers who are continuousing protesting for their rights from last three months.
NPP has supported the protest demonstration of Anganwadi workers/helpers at Rajouri, Poonch, Pouni, Reasi, Kathua, Jammu and personally joined the protest dharna of women work force and even highlighted the issue on 22nd March with Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufi while submitting the memorandum, claimed Mankotia.
Unfortunately, being a women Chief Minister she has failed to address the plight of agitating anganwadi workers/helper in state and large number of women work force are agitating for their genuine right, regretted Mankotia.
Making a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narinder Modi for raising the slogan of Beti Padao, Beti Bachao and on other hand daughters/sister are working without pay for the government and forced to come on roads for their right, claimed Mankotia.
He warned that if govt fails to address the geniuine issue of anganwadi workers/helper soon, party would launch a mass movement & go on Hunger strike in favour of agitating women work force in state.