JKPEECC holds protest against privatization of power sector

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The power sector engineers and employees, under the banner of J&K Power Engineers and Employees Coordination Committee (JKPEECC) held a peaceful protest on Tuesday to oppose privatization of power sector in Union territory.

The protest was held as a part of nation level programme on the call given by National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers (NCCOEEEE). The employees and engineers held protests in Srinagar and other districts.

They said the proposed amendments in the Electricity Act-2003 and National Tariff Policy were anti-employee and anti-people.