GUWAHATI, March 21 � The people of greater Rupnagar area including the Senior Citizens� Association have opposed the proposed shifting of the Rupnagar Post Office to outside Rupnagar.
The aggrieved citizens have submitted a memorandum to Chief Post Master General Arundhati Ghosh seeking her intervention in preventing the move to shift the post office.
�Shifting of the post office will create serious inconveniences for the people, especially the senior citizens, women and students. The Chief Post Master General gave us a patient hearing and assured us of not doing anything against the interests of the local people,� the Rupnagar-Srimantapur Birubari Senior Citizens� Association said in a statement.
The senior citizens also called on the Senior Superintendent of Post Offices, drawing her attention to the dilapidated condition of the Rupnagar Post Office and its poor functioning.