By Our Reporter, Shillong News | Shillong, Mar 24, 2018:
The Khun Hynniewtrep National Awakening Movement (KHNAM) today met the senior official of the BSNL to sought clarification over the decision to make “Good Friday” (March 30) as a working day.
The delegations of KHNAM Youth Wing led by its president Thomas Passah met BSNL General Manager (HR & Admin), Rajendra Kumar.
While talking to newsmen after the meeting, Passah said that it is really unfortunate that the BSNL has decided to declare “Good Friday” as a working day adding that they have expressed their strong reservation to this decision of the BSNL.
“We object any Central Government offices’ decision to make “Good Friday” as a working day,” Passah said.
According to him, this decision is against the provisions of the Constitution of India adding that this is against the sentiments of the Christian community.
He also informed that he (Kumar) has assured that he would take up this matter with the higher ups.
KHNAM youth wing president further urged upon the employees of the BSNL not to attend office on “Good Friday”.