Yet another major agitation took place today by the coolies (porters) of the capital Raipur.
The coolies went on a strike in support of their demands.
The agitation however left the passengers reeling under great difficulty.
The coolies have been demanding their posts to be merged as class four employees of the Railways.
The agitating coolies staged dharna at the Railway station itself and also raised slogans against the Railway administration.
The agitation was held under the banner of Railway Licensee Portal Mazdoor Sahakari Sanstha Maryadit.
The coolies said that their demand have been longstanding they have even held protests in national capital Delhi.
But, they said,
it is such sorry state of affairs that their demands are not even being considered
Coolies said that their families are suffering and they are in miserable condition.>