Support swells to abolish toll tax

November 21, 2013


Bharuch: The support for citizens’ movement to abolish the toll tax from Zadeshwar toll plaza on national highway 8 near Bharuch is swelling.

On the second day of agitation, large number of people pledged support to the demand to remove toll tax that is causing long and frustrating traffic snarls on the highway.

Voluntary organizations like Lions Club of Bharuch, Rotary Club of Bharuch and Ankleshwar, Stree Niketan and Stree Mandal, JCI Ankleshwar, Ankleshwar, Panoli and Jhagadia Industries Association, Mahavir International and others have joined the movement.

The people shouted slogans to remove the toll tax for an ease traffic movement.

Kamlesh Udani, convener of Bharuch Citizen Council said, “We have given our represenations to Ahmed Patel and asked him to intervene in the matter. We are hopeful of some positive result.”

Bharuch MLA Dushyant Patel also talked to minister for roads and buildings Anandiben Patel and appraised her about traffic situation.

Congress spokesman Nazu Fadwala said, “Ahmedbhai personally met Prime Minister and the result will come out soon in the interest of people.”


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