Bhopal: Gas victims end agitation

Neelam Park, where gas victims were on hunger strike without water (Nirjla), have demanded additional compensation.

Staff ReporterUpdated: Saturday, December 31, 2022, 10:34 PM IST
article-image

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): The gas victims and policemen clashed verbally at Neelam Park as they were not allowed to enter inside on Saturday. Gates were barricaded to prevent gas victims. In the evening, after meeting of officials led by SDM Jamil Khan, gas victims called off the agitation.

Neelam Park, where gas victims were on hunger strike without water (Nirjla), have demanded additional compensation. Even after barricading, the gas victim remained adamant and sat at gate near barricade to stage protest. Ten gas victims observed hunger strike without water at Neelam Park for additional compensation.

They were on strike for revision of figure in curative petition in Supreme Court. The hearing in Supreme Court is on January 10.

(If you have a story in and around Mumbai, you have our ears, be a citizen journalist and send us your story here. )

(To receive our E-paper on WhatsApp daily, please click here.  To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Bhopal: Khelo India gets off to a colourful start

Bhopal: Khelo India gets off to a colourful start

Madhya Pradesh: Jabalpur cops fine maximum number of helmetless bikers

Madhya Pradesh: Jabalpur cops fine maximum number of helmetless bikers

Bhopal: State’s GER in higher education is close to national average

Bhopal: State’s GER in higher education is close to national average

Bhopal: SDG Purushottam Sharma gets relief from Supreme Court

Bhopal: SDG Purushottam Sharma gets relief from Supreme Court

Bhopal: 2-day commissioner-collector meet from today, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to hold one-to-one...

Bhopal: 2-day commissioner-collector meet from today, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to hold one-to-one...