Potka: Members of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha, Potka block committee, put up a demonstration before the Potka block office on Tuesday to oppose the proposed merger of 184 government schools. A memorandum addressed to the Principal Secretary of the School Education and Literacy Department of Government of Jharkhand was handed over to the Block Education Expansion Officer.
Earlier, the JMM activists took out a procession against the merger proposal from Potka Chowk to the block headquarters. They raised slogans against the state government and demanded revocation of the merger proposal.
Among those present on the occasion included Jharkhand Youth Morcha vice president Sanjeev Sardar and Sunil Mahato, Chandravati Mahato, Heeramuni Murmu, Mahavir Murmu, Ganesh Kumar Sardar, Raju Murmu and Hiten Sardar.