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AASU forces BCPL shutdown

Normal functionings have yet to resume in BCPL a day after local AASU unit forced shut down of the Lepetkota based gas cracker project alleging move to recruit outside candidates. Hundreds of AASU activists on Friday staged dharna in front of the BCPL campus demanding cancellation of the written test slated for Sunday to select 60 candidates. AASU leaders told assamtimes that the BCPL authority was in a move to recruit outside candidates. But there no was no dearth of local talents. They further told that many youths from outside the north east were invited for the interview to be recruited which would not be tolerated. Then the agitating Aasu activists forced shut down of the project for 3 days.

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