Cong buys peace, Patidars not to protest during Rahul’s rally
Hardik Patel had asked Rahul to make quota stand clear or face backlash during Nov 3 Guj visit
tion rally was also discussed in the meeting. Solanki said that the Congress government would form a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to look into the violence , and would also take necessary action against the guilty officials.
The Opposition party, which is looking to break is 22year losing streak in Gujarat in the coming elections, also assured the PAAS delegation that its government would provide Rs35 lakh assistance to kin of Patels who died in the police violence. In response to jobs to the kin of the dead, the party leaders said that it would try to provide jobs to them in line with their educational qualifications.
Another issue that was discussed was related to the Commission for communities that do not get reservation benefits. The PAAS leaders said that while the state government has already formed a Commission, only a GR and notification have been issued about it. The Congress leaders assured to provide Constitutional shape to the Commission, and also said that Rs2,000 crore would be allocated for the body.