A significant Gurjar organisation on Thursday referred to as off its 11-day agitation over reservation in jobs and schooling after reaching a consensus with the Rajasthan authorities, a group chief mentioned. The protesters had been squatting on a rail observe in Bharatpur’s Bayana affecting visitors on the Delhi-Mumbai rail route. They’d additionally blocked the Hindaun-Bayana highway.
The Gurjars vacated the railway observe early Thursday morning after the settlement with the state authorities was learn out to them by their leaders, police mentioned.
Gurjar chief Vijay Bainsla mentioned the fish plates uprooted by the protesters had been put again in place.
A fish plate is a steel bar bolted to the ends of two rails to affix them collectively in a observe.
“We got here to an settlement with the state authorities… Group has agreed to the settlement. We’re vacating the observe. Trains will resume quickly,” Vijay Bainsla mentioned.
The Gurjar Aarakshan Sangarsh Samiti has agreed to the federal government’s proposal of giving Rs 5 lakh compensation and a authorities job to a member of the family of those that died in police motion within the completely different agitations through the years, granting common pay scale to 1,252 candidates who’ve accomplished a two-year probation in authorities jobs, and withdrawal of police instances in opposition to protesters.
The federal government has additionally agreed to implement the settlement reached between the 2 sides in February 2020 other than constituting a committee for pending recruitment, and approving extra beds in ladies hostel in Jaipur.
In the meantime, cellular web providers, which have been suspended in components of the state as a result of agitation, have been restored following the announcement to name off the stir.
After a marathon assembly with a ministerial group on Wednesday, the Gurjar delegation, together with Col Kirori Singh Bainsla, met Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.
Nevertheless, the delegation had mentioned on Wednesday evening that they’d take a call on calling off the agitation on the protest website in Bayana.
“A consensus has been reached over the calls for with the state authorities. We now have belief that the federal government will work on the settlement.
Nevertheless, we are going to take a call on the calling off of the agitation on the protest website,” Vijay Bainsla had mentioned after the assembly.
On October 31, a delegation of the Gurjar Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti held discussions with a Cupboard sub-committee in Jaipur, through which a consensus had emerged on 14 factors however it was not accepted by Kirori Singh Bainsla and his supporters.