Cong MLA climbs on the mobile tower to press his demand

Chaudhary demand shifting of 3 mobile towers from Badi Sadri locality in Chittorgarh district.

Written by PTI | Jaipur | Published: April 1, 2013 4:59:27 pm

A ruling Congress party MLA today climbed on a mobile tower to demand shifting of three mobile towers from Badi Sadri locality in Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan,police said.

“Prakash Chandra Chaudhary climbed on the tower in the morning to press for his demand that the towers be shifted to elsewhere and descended after five hours on assurance by district administration,” Circle Officer Jagdish Narayan said.

Choudhary,the MLA from Badi Sadri,said radiation from three mobile towers erected closely in densely populated area has affected the health of local people,so the towers should be shifted to isolated areas.

The MLA said he took the step after the complaints of locals remained unaddressed by the authorities.

“Officers from the district administration and police rushed to the spot and convinced the MLA to get down. The district administration has assured him that the matter will be examined,” the police officer said.

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