Gujarat’s 42 Homeguard Jawans Award, Economic Exploitation Is Happening

Gandhinagar, 25 January 2021

The Gujarat State Government is given awards every year for service, courage, bravery and long service to the personnel of Home Guards, Border Wing Home Guards, Civil Defense and Village Guards. This year, 42 officers and members have been selected for medals by the Home Department. On January 26, 2021, Republic Day, the list of home guard personnel for the Gujarat medal has been announced.

The Home Department did not say whom, why award was given.

BJP government exploiting the economy

Home Guards in Gujarat will receive Rs. 200 and Rs. 4 articles washing allowance Rs. 204 are sold. In other states homeguards are paid Rs. 50 to Rs. Washing allowance Rs. 90 Parade Allowance, Rs. Apart from pocket allowances of Rs. are given. Soldiers do not get uniforms, articles and TAS are not found on time.

Payment of wages to homeguards in other states including Gujarat
State wages
Gujarat Rs. 200 Rs.4 Washing Allowance
Chhattisgarh Rs. 430 allowance
Punjab Rs.425 Washing Allowance + T.A.
Madhya Pradesh Rs. 330 Washing Allowance + T.A.
H. State Rs. 325 Washing Allowance + T.A.
Mizoram, Rajasthan, Meghalaya, Maharashtra, Karnataka Rs. 300 washing allowance + T.A.

Homeguards gets rs.200 but Rs. 400 must be paid. BJP’s Vijay Rupani government is exploiting.