JALANDHAR: The way forward for hundreds of thousands of Dalit college students is in jeopardy at present as a result of failures of the Punjab authorities. As a consequence of non-receipt of SC scholarship funds by the federal government to non-public schools; it was extremely reprehensible for the universities to withhold the levels of the scholars who had labored exhausting day and evening.
This was acknowledged by the Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP) Punjab in-charge and MLA from Delhi, Jarnail Singh and Chief of Opposition (LoP) within the Punjab Legislative Meeting Harpal Singh Cheema throughout a press convention right here on Tuesday. Cheema stated that he had additionally written a letter to the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh searching for motion towards the universities which have been withholding levels.
He stated that the way forward for hundreds of thousands of Dalit college students in Punjab was wanting bleak as a result of rift between the Centre and Punjab authorities. Cheema stated that a lot of Dalit college students in Punjab have accomplished their levels from personal schools beneath the federal government scholarships and it was authorities’s colossal failure to deal with the problem of pending scholarship dues. “As a consequence of non-receipt of scholarship funds to the universities by the Punjab authorities; the previous have now stopped the levels of these college students. With this the way forward for about seven lakh college students of Punjab is in jeopardy. College students who should proceed their research or apply for a job at the moment are disadvantaged of it,” he added.
The AAP leaders stated that the Union authorities had refused to ship the subsequent instalment of scholarship funds as a consequence of a rip-off of Rs 63 crore by Punjab Cupboard Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot. “As a consequence of this, the way forward for these Dalit college students now appears to be like bleak. AAP and different Dalit organisations are repeatedly demanding motion towards Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot however to date no motion has been taken on this regard,” they stated. The leaders additional demanded that the rip-off be investigated by the CBI beneath the Honourable Punjab and Haryana Excessive Court docket, and the names of those that had tampered with the way forward for SC college students be made public and applicable punishment be meted out to them.
The leaders warned the Punjab authorities that if the Dalit college students don’t get their withheld levels inside per week and motion not being taken towards the responsible schools, the Aam Aadmi Get together would wage a fierce battle towards the Punjab authorities.