NTPC denies employing Dadri accused

first_imgNational Thermal Power Corporation Ltd. on Sunday denied giving jobs to the accused in the Mohammad Akhlaq lynching case.There have been media reports that 15 of those accused of the lynching at Bisahda village of Dadri in September 2015 have got contractual jobs in the NTPC at the intervention of the local MLA.“NTPC Dadri management categorically denies the content of various media reports regarding contractual employment in NTPC Dadri to the accused of Akhlaq lynching case of Bisahda village. Such reports are false and baseless,” the NTPC’s Dadri plant said in a statement. It said no agreement had been made to give jobs and no employment had been given to them.The NTPC also said that under its corporate social responsibility policy, it is committed to the uplift and development of the nearby communities of its plant.last_img