Ujjain: Youth Congress members gheraoed Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC)’s office on Wednesday to protest against the deaths of cows in the shelter run by the UMC. Youth Congress members claimed that told mayor’s dharna was a gimmick as the UMC and Bhartiya Janata Party is responsible for the deaths of the cows.
On this occasion senior party members were also present. Later the members handed over a memorandum to the ADM.
Mayor has blamed municipal commissioner for the deaths of the cows while the commissioner Pal said died cows were ill for a long time and the a probe is on to check any irregularity in caring the cows.
Congress MLA visits cow shelter
Congress MLA from Tarana Mahesh Parmar also visited Kapila shelter house on Thursday where he talked to in-charge officer Manish Shinde and the veterinary doctor appointed there, he also took the stock of the mismanagement prevailed there. Parmar also talked the municipal commissioner Pal over phone and told her to take the matter seriously as it is related with religious beliefs of the Hindus. Tarana janpad head Ajeetsingh, Congress spokesperson Rajesh Tiwari, Umesh Patel, Kanha Patel, Meharban Singh and Bheru Singh were also present. Tiwari said MLA has assured to talk with the chief minister to provide more facilities for the cow shelter house.