Jamshedpur, Jan. 4: Jharkhand Saman Adhikar Manch (JSAM), an anti-domicile organisation, demanding ownership rights launched a massive protest and took out a torch light procession from Baridih Durga Puja ground which traverse through Sidhgora, Agrico, Bhalubasa, Kasidih and concluded at Aam Bagan Maidan in Sakchi on Saturday, February 4. Busti residents in large number along with members of the social organisation, political parties, women, youths participated in the rally.
The procession was headed by convener of the manch, Yogendra Sharma cum Munna Sharma. On the occasion he said, it’s very sad and equally surprising that the ownership issue is pending for the last 22 years (since the year 1995). Raghubar Das who raised the issue over two decades back has become the chief minister from MLA but the people have still not got their share.
Sharma further informed that on 28 August 2005, large crowd was drawn at Agrico Ground in the name of ownership, celebration was held for giving Tata lease but the ownership issue has remained as it is.
He further informed that Jamshedpur residents in large number will visit Ranchi and would gherao the Jharkhand Assembly as and when the session starts.