Tag: agitation

Kapu community stokes quota flame, sets train bogies and police stations on fire

Newsroom24x7 Desk Kakinada : Kapu community stoked the quota issue and raked it up into violent protest by setting ablaze half a dozen of train bogies and a couple of police stations on fire. The event took place on Sunday as, an agitation by the Kapu community for quotas in government jobs and educational institutions

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OROP – penultimate bout

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Protests, fast until death, severe health crisis of veterans, rushing to hospitals, ministerial family member pitching in and adding to ruling government’s restlessness – One Rank One Pension (OROP) has seen it all. Yet, the ultimate show hasn’t been staged yet. Running over more than two months continuously, some relief

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PMO hears out OROP protesters

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The One Rank One Pension protests have finally forced  PMO to take serious cognizance of the matter and hold talks with agitating ex-defence veterans. Keeping the main focus on toning down the mood of the  protesters, who do not appear ready to concede any ground, the PMO has urged the agitators

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