A deputation of the Truck Operators Union called on Chief Minister Thakur Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu here today and apprised their problems to the Chief Minister.
Chief Minister urged them to give their freight rates to the Government so that it would take up this matter with the concerned company. He said that the State Government is with the truck operators and it would not tolerate exploitation of truckers. He said that livelihood of thousands of people of the State is connected with the cement factories and other activities, therefore, the State Government is committed to solve this issue amicably.
Industries Minister Harshwardhan Chauhan, Chief Parliamentary Secretary Sanjay Awasthy, MLA Rajesh Dharmani, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Bharat Khera, Principal Secretary Transport R.D. Nazeem, Director Industries Rakesh Prajapati, Director Transport Anupam Kashyap and other senior officers were also present on the occasion.