Members of Confederation of Corporation Officials' Unions took out a rally and staged a demonstration here on Saturday demanding filling up of vacancies in urban civic bodies and appointments on compassionate grounds.

After being flagged off by the State general secretary of the confederation R. Seetharaman from VOC Stadium at Palayamkottai, the rallyists reached Jawahar Grounds via South Bazaar to stage the demonstration, demanding the filling-up of vacancies in Tirunelveli corporation and appointment of wards of corporation employees who died in harness.

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