The workers of Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi staged demonstrations at Samvidhan Chowk here on Saturday to protest against three-member Prabhag system in municipal corporation elections, except for Mumbai, and raised slogans in support of the demands.
Ravibhau Shende, City President of the aghadi, led the workers. Later, a deputation of the representatives met District Collector Vimla R and submitted the memorandum addressing the Chief Minister, enlisting the demands such as: Cancelling Praghag system, resorting to one ward one member system, removing injustice to common man etc. The workers hinted that they would intensify the agitation in the near future if the demands are not conceded.
The deputation consisted of Shende, Rahul Wankhede, Praful Manke, Vivek Hadke, Nalanda Ganvir, Vandana Petkar, Varsha Dhargave, Rekha Wankhede, Prof Rupendra Khandekar, Rahul Dahikar and others.