Kolkata: Simultaneously 47 government employees have been granted bail in Kolkata. All of them were arrested by the Bengal Police. Actually, all these government employees were demanding their outstanding DA. On Wednesday, a large number of government employees demonstrated regarding their demands.
Kolkata | Bankshall Court grants bail to 47 government employees who were taken into custody by State police during yesterday’s protest over payment of DA instalments pic.twitter.com/TAUlsdWukT
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During this, there was a clash between the government employees and the police. Many government employees were injured in this clash. During the demonstration, the government employees tried to break the barricade and go towards the assembly. The protesters allege that the DA they get is 35 per cent less than the DA given to central government employees. According to the protesters, the court had directed the government to give DA regarding their outstanding DA. But the state government has not done so yet.