SC post-matric scholarship scheme: Have summoned Chief Secy subsequent week, says Vijay Sampla
Jalandhar, Could 13
Appointed for the second time because the Chairman of the Nationwide Fee for Scheduled Castes Vijay Sampla on Friday stated he has summoned the Punjab Chief Secretary subsequent week on the difficulty of the SC publish matric scholarship scheme.
Sampla, who visited Jalandhar for the primary time after getting appointed on the publish once more, was introduced a guard of honour on the Circuit Home within the presence of Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori and Police Commissioner Gurpreet Singh Toor. Sampla had in January this yr resigned from the publish in order to have the ability to contest elections on BJP ticket from Phagwara within the Meeting polls. He had misplaced his safety deposit however acquired re-appointed on the identical publish few months later.
Over the difficulty of protests by the candidates of SC Submit Matric Scholarship Scheme, he stated the fee had taken suo moto cognisance on the matter on the idea of the media experiences. “Now we have already taken up the matter with the Union Authorities. The Centre has submitted all dues from its aspect to the state and now the state authorities isn’t disbursing the grants to the beneficiaries”, he stated including that the fee would now search reply from the state authorities on the matter.
Requested as to what motion the state authorities or negligent institutes may face if discovered responsible, Sampla stated, “We will solely advocate motion to the state police for lodging of a legal case. It is going to be as much as the state authorities to behave on the matter”.
On a query whether or not he was enthusiastic about contesting Lok Sabha elections in 2024, he stated, “It is going to be too early to remark.” Sampla had been Hoshiarpur MP within the earlier time period and likewise Union MoS within the earlier Union authorities, apart from being the Punjab BJP president.