IEV Demonstration in Bathinda

Bathinda, India:
“Demanding regularisation of jobs, inclusive education volunteers (IEVs), who were recruited in 2008 to educate children with special needs (CWSNs), today faced the wrath of the police during their protest near the District Administrative Complex.The police thrashed the volunteers and detained them while many women protesters took shelter at the nearby ongoing farmers’ protest site when the police used force.The IEV members, who had been sitting on protest atop the water tank in Goniana for the last three days, today marched towards the city to protest and block the main Bathinda-Amritsar road but the police cane-charged and rounded them up.”