Srinagar, Dec 25: Business and other activities came to halt for some time when hundreds of employees, including doctors, engaged under National Health Mission (NHM) protested, demanding regularization of their service in historic Lal Chowk, the nerve centre of the city on Monday.
The employees, on strike for the past about one week at Partap Park, near here, marched in a procession to Lal Chowk today in support of their demands.
Our main demand is regularization of service, the employees raising slogans demanding regularization said.
Carrying placards which reads “ formulate a job policy, we have given our results, give us our legitimate rights, our colleagues have sacrificed their lives, have mercy, justice delayed is justice denied”.
The employees protests at Ganta Ghar, disrupting traffic and other activities, in the entire area, including Lal Chowk.
They threatened to intensify their agitation, including mass resignation, in support of their demands.