Dharna by Jan Kranti Party at Tiranga Park

Port Blair
10 Aug 2017

The Jan Kranti Party, A & N Islands has decided to stage a peaceful dharna at Tiranga Park, Aberdeen Bazar on Aug 11 and 12 to press for resolution of some burning issues of these islands. In a letter to the Lt. Governor, the party demanded immediate restoration of regular electricity supply for consumers, repair and maintenance of road network in different parts of these islands, restoration of sugar supply from PDS shops, withdrawal of exorbitant property tax levied by Municipal Council, establishment of Assembly in A & N Islands, implementation of Inner line Permit System, SC/ST status for all Indian settlers as per their native States, absorption of DRLs/DRMs employed in various departments for more than 10 years,  regularization of services of daily rated workers and 100 percent reservation in government jobs for islanders.