17 C
Tura

GVK employees urge Govt not to continue with privatisation of emergency services

Must read

U-25 Col CK Nayudu Trophy: Sachdeva racks up heroic century in losing cause for Meghalaya

Shillong, Feb 7: Meghalaya's Jaskirat Singh Sachdeva had a match to remember as he struck an unbeaten century against Odisha on the third day...

Tripura: Left-Congress to contest Tripura polls together to rid Tripura of BJP and protect Constitution

Agartala, Feb 7: Ahead of Tripura Assembly polls, the CPI-M and Congress have decided to contest the ensuing polls together to oust the BJP...

Assam: Rhino strays out of Kaziranga Park, dies of starvation in paddy filed in Golaghat

Guwahati, Feb 7: In a tragic incident, a rhino strayed out of the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) and was found dead in a paddy...

Tripura Assembly Polls: TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee slams ‘double engine government’ for not fulfilling promises

Agartala, Feb 7: TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday lashed out at BJP for not fulfilling the promises made...

Shillong, Feb 5: Employees of the GVK Emergency Management and Research Institute (GVK EMRI) have demanded all 60 MLAs to oppose the state government’s decision to continue privatizing the emergency services in the state.

Under the banner of the Meghalaya EMRI Workers’ Union (MEMRIWU), the 108 ambulance workers also reiterated their demand for termination of the contract with the GVK EMRI company, which will expire in March.

Addressing a news conference, the president of the union, Microlina Syiemlieh said that all the 60 legislators demanded to oppose the decision to continue privatizing the emergency services in the state.

“We appeal to all of them to also take up the matter in the state Assembly that it is high time for the state government to take over the emergency services,” she said.

“If police and fire services are under the state government, then why not an emergency which is related to medical and health being of the citizens,” she asked.

Syiemlieh said the union also demanded that the state government immediately terminate the contract with the GVK EMRI.

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest article

U-25 Col CK Nayudu Trophy: Sachdeva racks up heroic century in losing cause for Meghalaya

Shillong, Feb 7: Meghalaya's Jaskirat Singh Sachdeva had a match to remember as he struck an unbeaten century against Odisha on the third day...

Tripura: Left-Congress to contest Tripura polls together to rid Tripura of BJP and protect Constitution

Agartala, Feb 7: Ahead of Tripura Assembly polls, the CPI-M and Congress have decided to contest the ensuing polls together to oust the BJP...

Assam: Rhino strays out of Kaziranga Park, dies of starvation in paddy filed in Golaghat

Guwahati, Feb 7: In a tragic incident, a rhino strayed out of the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) and was found dead in a paddy...

Tripura Assembly Polls: TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee slams ‘double engine government’ for not fulfilling promises

Agartala, Feb 7: TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday lashed out at BJP for not fulfilling the promises made...

UDP-ni gitcham minister a•gilsakko watanga

Tura, Feb 7: Garo Hills-oni gitcham UDP MLA aro minister Nimarson Momin, ru•utbea somoirangna saanirangko man•enba Sombar walo a•gilsakko watangaha. Ua bilsi 69 ong•ahachim. A•gilsakko...