CPI(M) to stage protest against selection of beneficiaries
Mangaluru: Charging Mangaluru City Corporation with selecting several ineligible people for allotting houses, members of the Niveshana Rahita Horata Samiti have threatened to launch an indefinite protest from April 24 seeking removal of those persons.
Talking to reporters here on Wednesday, CPI(M) Mangaluru South unit secretary Sunil Kumar Bajal said that several people with income more than Rs. 50,000 per month are among the 2,000 identified as houseless for whom houses are to be built. Several poor people staying on rented premises, widows, physically disabled persons and those from the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and backward classes have been left out from the list.