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NCP students' wing stages protest against demonetisation

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Claiming has hit the student community hard and led to financial emergency, the students' wing of the Nationalist Party (NCP) today staged a protest here and asked the Centre to offer free transport services and education until the problem caused by the move is resolved.

"The current situation is no less than financial emergency... It is the students who are suffering the most due to They need to travel daily. Hence, we demand the give us free transport facility and education services until the problem created by is resolved," National Students' (NSC) president Dheeraj Sharma said at here.

Sharma accused the of coming up with laws which are "predominantly anti-students" during its two-and-a-half-year tenure. He claimed the condition of the student community has turned from bad to worse in the period.

The protesters also raised placards to highlight misery and hardships faced by common people following the withdrawal of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 currency notes from circulation, according to NSC spokesperson Akash Zambare.

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First Published: Mon, November 28 2016. 18:42 IST