Kanpur: Semi-nude students on Saturday protested outside Union Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal’s residence here.
According to a news agency, the students protested against the government’s plans to allow reservation in promotions for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in public services.
Meanwhile, a report said that hundreds of government employees from Noida, Greater Noida and Yamuna Expressway today displayed their support of the state-wide employees' agitation. The protesters in Noida reached the city magistrate's office and handed over a memorandum, strongly condemning the bill.
First Published: Saturday, September 08, 2012, 11:48