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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

March 23, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Parleys in Gujarat

According to a report from Ahmedabad, the agitating medicos have announced suspension of their agitation.

By: Editorial |
March 23, 2021 3:20:40 am
The prime minister had sent Hathi as her special emissary to find a way out to break the deadlock on reservations.

Leaders of the agitating medicos from Gujarat are scheduled to meet the prime minister tomorrow to discuss the complex issue of reservations for scheduled castes and tribes. The meeting has been fixed after the visit to Ahmedabad of Punjab governor Jaisukhlal Hathi, who had two rounds of talks with the medico leaders. The prime minister had sent Hathi as her special emissary to find a way out to break the deadlock on reservations. Hathi has since met the prime minister and reported the outcome of his parleys. According to a report from Ahmedabad, the agitating medicos have announced suspension of their agitation. Hathi feels that a workable solution would be evolved, and the agitation would be called off in the next few days.

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