Tamil Nadu Government Employees Union observed a fast near Collectorate on Wednesday to press a charter of demands.
Led by leaders of
the union from Salem, Namakkal, Krishnagiri
and Dharmapuri more
than 500 members,
including women, raised slogans demanding that vacancies in
government departments be filled, disparities in wages be removed,
and allowances are
given on a par with
Union Government employees.
They said that all the benefits should be
given to anganwadi workers and librarians in villages. P. Periyasamy,
N. Ramajayam among others participated in the agitation.