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Nonpayment of REGA wages hits state: Pecharthal Chakma community seeks justice; Pradesh Congress comes down heavily on Govt' role
Nonpayment of REGA wages hits state: Pecharthal Chakma community seeks justice; Pradesh Congress comes down heavily on Govt' role
AGARTALA, April 27 (TIWN): Coming down heavily on the alleged negative role of the State Govt. in wake of the general election to TTAADC opposition congress on Sunday pinched, “With the sole aim to top in MGNREGA mandays (by fabrication) and get an award from the Centre would not help the deprived REGA workers to get their wages.” TPCC working president Ashish Kumar Saha on Sunday said, “A large number of REGA workers are deprived from their wages as a result the angry workers has taken the law in their hand this days to stage a protests against it.” “The state govt. have to shoulder all the unwanted activities by the deprived REGA workers, in spite of making eye wash statements in wake of ADC election,” Saha said to the reporters here at the Congress Bhawan on Sunday. He stated, “If the central govt. is responsible for this, than how come the state govt. could give the wages to the workers on other blocks.” However besides, talking to TIWN in regard of Pecharthal violence Congress Chief Birajit Sinha said, “It is very unfortunate that during the violence the Chakma community was tortured by the police by its firing on the concerned Buddha Mandir temple, where a large number of protestors on the very day were found took shelter to get rid of police firing.”
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