Ujjain: Congress volunteers observed a one-day fast on Wednesday to protest against the non availability of a waiting hall and other amenities at Dewasgate bus stand and around Shri Mahakaleshwar Temple premises for devotees. The Congress leaders demanded that the administration provide to devotees coming to the city for religious purposes.
Congress volunteers also staged a ‘dharna’ under the leadership of acting district Congress head Vivek Yadav at Dewasgate bus stand. The party men said if the demands were not fulfilled by the administration, then a violent agitation will be held in the city. Yadav said th devotees had to wait and stand in the long queues for hours to pray at the Shri Mahakaleshwar Temple.
Senior Congress leaders ArunVerma, Darshan Thakur, Sunil Jain, Rajesh Bathli, former MP Satyanarayan Panwar, former Chairman Azad Yadav, Congress president Ravi Rai, Ashok Bhati, Ravi Bhadoria, city Congress spokesperson Vivek Gupta, SitaSoni , Women Congress President Anju Jatava, Umesh Singh Sengar, Sanjay Thakur, Arun, GaurishankarVerma, Sunil Kachhay, Piyush Vyas, Abhishek Solanki, AditGehlot, Zahid Hussein, Maksud Ali, Chetan Yadav, Mahesh Parmar, Girish Chauhan, Yash Jain, Pawan Sharma, Vishal Yadav, Bhupendra Kartik, Mahesh Sisodia, Manish Gurjar , Sunil Jain and other leaders were present during the ‘dharna’.