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Striking ahmedabad safai workers to seek CM, Governor intervention

The safai workers are on strike since August 22.

The striking safai workers of the new west zone in Ahmedabad, under the banner of Gujarat Mazdoor Sabha, decided to seek direct intervention of Governor O P Kohli  and CM Vijay Rupani to help solve the pending issues, like permanent jobs and jobs for their kin, after a meeting Saturday.

They are on strike since August 22. The meeting, attended by representatives of five workers union and 20 social service oganisations, also decided to gherao the municipal corporation office at Danapith Monday the call for which has been given by Jignesh Mevani. “We’ll release details of the memorandum after it is submitted to the authorities concerned when we get  the appointment to meet them,” said advocate Shamshad Pathan.