MP Raghuveer Singh Meena proposed a special package for Kotda village, in a meeting held with CM Ashok Gehlot. A press conference was held for the same in Udaipur today (April 23, 2011) at T.R.I. Ashok Nagar at 11 am. Reservation of SC/ST was the main issue of conference. Along with Raghuveer Singh Meena, Tarachand Bhagora-MP of Banswara, Mahendra Jeet Singh Malwiya- Minister of SC/ST and Bheru lal Meena-member of Central SC/ST department were also present there.
According to the press note, Article 244(1) section 5, paragraph 5 , sub paragraph 1 has announced Dungarpur, Banswara, Udaipur district’s Falsia, Khairwada, Kotda, Sarada, Salumbar, Lasadia & Girwa’s 81 villages, Pratapgarh district’s Dhariyawad & Arnod & Sirohi district’s Abu road’s Abu block, as the SC/ST area. Government of Rajasthan had announced that 45% state job vacancies would be reserved for SC/ST. The above all announced schemes are not being executed properly.
Following is the data from the ad in which the scheme of reservation claims was announced.
|Total number of reserved posts for SC/ST||Total number of claims for SC/ST (45%)||Number of posts for SC/ST, in the ad by Govt.||Remaining posts which were not claimed according to the 45% reservation.|
Above mentioned table made it clear that the actual postings (72) were less than the 45% claim (147). More data about the postings in Health department, Excise department, State transportation department, Mines & Earth Science department, Forest department & Panchayati Raj department, was provided in the press note.
Agenda of the Confrence:
1- A discussion on T.S.P ‘s reservation in reference to section 5 of Indian Constitution.
2- Distribution of Gas Aency, Patrol Pumps, Mines in T.S.P. area of Rajasthan.
3- The exectution of original residence proof.
4- Development in T.S.P area.
Apart from the reservation issue, there were few more demands which are listed below.
- Like Shahbad residents, Kotda should also be provided special package.
- Improvement in education levels.
- A proposal for hostel for safe stay of employees.
- Transport facilities for employees.
- Special funds to those who are dying out of starvation.
- Proper & timely delivery of ration.
- Accommodation to poor by providing them special package.
- Electricity connection under Rajeev Gandhi plan.
Raghuveer Singh Meena is expecting positive conclusions from the talk with CM Ashok Gehlot.