Bandipora: Work was suspended after the contractual employees of the NHPC accompanied by locals protested against the police for not allowing them to enter the project premises where interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma was scheduled to visit on Tuesday.
The workers alleged they were harassed by the police and the NHPC administration.
Intense protests by the locals and contractual employees triggered suspension of the normal work going on at the project.
General Manager NHPC Amresh Kumar said that the contractual employees were asked to go through the proper security check which didn’t go well with them resulting in some minor scuffle. He said that the contractual employees are anguished which we will be resolved in due time.
Meanwhile Dineshwar Sharma reached Bandipora amid high security> He is scheduled to meet 16 delegations at NHPC complex in the District at Kralpora according to official sources.