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DK activists stage demo against shifting of Govt press to UP

Press Trust of India  |  Coimbatore 

Protesting against the Centre's move to close the Press here and shift it to Uttar Pradesh, nearly 50 Dravidar Kazhakama activists staged a demonstration here today.

Raising slogans against the Centre, they alleged that it was functioning against the interests of and demanded that the withdraw its move.


The Kazhakam treasurer Pirainudal Selvi charged the state with remaining a mute spectator to the BJP-led government's decision, as this was a question of livelihood of over 75 workers and their families.

He said the DK would intensify the stir till the Govenrment withdrew its decision to close down the 50-year-old press, which has printing orders for the coming four years, the agitators said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, October 10 2017. 14:42 IST
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