Chandigarh April 11:Accepting main demands of representative at union of Municipal Corporation here today Mr. Manoranjan Kalia Local Government Minister said that today he met Punjab Chief Minister S. Parkash Singh Badal. Who assured that State Vigilance Department would not directly interfere in Municipal Corporation. On this representatives of unions of Ludhiana, Patiala and Amritsar Municipal Corporations thanked the Punjab Chief Minister and Local Government Minister Mr. Kalia and announced that they would withdraw on-going strike immediately. Mr. Kalia said that another demand of medical reimbursement would also be accepted. Now powers have been given to Municipal Commissioners to clear medical bills.
Accepting another demand Mr. Kalia also dissolved mohalla society committees. Mr. Kalia assured the deputation that their remaining genuine demands would be considered sympathetically.
Prominent among other who were present in the meeting included Mr. D.S. Bains Principal Secretary, Local Government, Mr. Samir Kumar Director Local Government, Mr. Vikas Pratap, CMC Ludhiana, Mr. MP Arora CMC Patiala and Mr. D.P, Bhardwaj Assistant Commissioner Jalandhar.