Municipal Committee Reasi employees today went on indefinite strike and demanded action against hawkers who allegedly beat one of MC employees during an anti-encroachment drive at bus stand Reasi.
According to eyewitnesses, all employees of the Municipal Committee assembled at MC Reasi and raised slogans demanding justice. Later, the agitating employees held a peaceful protest march which passed through Main Bazar and also held a sit dharna outside Tehsil office, Reasi demanding action against the guilty.
The protest was also joined by some of the councillors and president Municipal Committee Reasi Shashi Puri.
He said that strict action should be initiated against culprits and no one should be allowed to take law into their hands.