Former Chandigarh Mayor Subhash Chawla condemns MC meeting on Gurpurab

Former Mayor Chawla questioned the move and said that what was the urgency to convene the meeting on the day when councilors will be busy celebrating Gurpurab with their families and friends.

By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published:November 13, 2016 4:43 am

Former Mayor and Congress councilor Subhash Chawla Saturday condemned the move of Mayor Arun Sood to convene a civic body meeting on Monday, on the occasion Gurpurab.

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In a statement issued in Chandigarh on behalf of all the councilors of Congress, Chawla questioned the move and said that what was the urgency to convene the meeting on the day when councilors will be busy celebrating Gurpurab with their families and friends. He said that the decision will not only affect the councilors but all the employees and the officers will also be affected by the unfortunate decision which was taken without understanding people’s religious sentiments.