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IE (2005.9.16): Uttaranchal Cong chief takes on CM, dharna over jobs

Indian Express, Posted online: Friday, September 16, 2005 at 0154 hours IST

DEHRA DUN: Uttaranchal Congress president Harish Rawat on Thursday held a dharna against his own party government on the issue of employment to local youth in the private industries. The dharna was held in front of the Uttaranchal Assembly.

Rawat alleged that local youth were being ignored by the private industries in the state. Rawat’s protest was held on the day Chief Minister N D Tiwari is returning from Dubai after inviting industrialists to set up ventures in Uttaranchal. [more]