NPP protest against J-K CM’s remarks against National Flag, express solidarity with AIDEF

A massive protest was held at the lawns of Jantar Mantar, New Delhi this afternoon demanding immediate dismissal/removal of J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for her anti-Indian Flag remarks in Srinagar yesterday. A massive demonstration of National Panthers Party activists was held under the leadership of Prof.Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of National Panthers Party demanding immediate dismissal of Mehbooba Mufti who has disgraced the dignity of her office she was holding and for challenging the National Integration in Srinagar yesterday.

          Prof.Bhim Singh urged the President of India to intervene in this matter as a Chief Minister standing on the crutches of BJP in J&K has dared challenging the integrity of the State of J&K with the Union of India declaring that if the Supreme Court of India dares interfere with Article 35A of the Indian Constitution there shall be no one to even carry the corpse of the Indian Flag in Kashmir. Prof.Bhim Singh has challenged this statement urging on the Governor of J&K to invoke Section 92 of J&K Constitution dismissing the BJP supported Government and take an appropriate legal action against the Chief Minister for her anti-national statement and threat to the National Flag.

          Prof.Bhim Singh at Jantar Mantar massive dharna by the All India Defence Employees’ Federation expressed solidarity with the employees federation who have come and are regularly being replaced by the federation every day. Hundreds of workers of the federation have participated in the dharna. The leaders of the federation apprised Prof.Bhim Singh for the real situation saying that the Pioneer Federation of the Trade Unions of 4 lacs Defence Civilian Employees working in 41 Ordinance Factories, 52 DRDO Labs, DGOA, DGAQA, MES, EME and various Establishments under Army, Navy & Air Force. 430 unions are affiliated to this Federation. The AIDEF right from its inception has played a constructive role in achieving self reliance in Defence Production.  These federations are being shifted to private production companies as theGovernment decides 100% private participation in Defence with 100% FDI.

          Prof.Bhim Singh urged on Shri Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India to study carefully what these employees are saying from Jantar Mantar and should consider their demand to review decision on existence of Ordinance FactoriesProf.Bhim Singh also urged the Prime Minister to appoint a person as Defence Minister of India who may study the demands of striking workers at the lawns of Jantar Mantar, the Hyde Park Corner at New Delhi.