Councillor for Cunupia Vandana Mohit says she will not be intimidated in the wake of a gun attack on her home on Monday night.
According to police reports, around 9 pm Mohit was in the company of a 54-year-old female relative when gunmen sprayed her Jerningham Junction, Cunupia home with bullets.
Recalling the incident this morning, Mohit said she heard explosions and glass shattering. She said she and her relative moved to the washroom area of the house to seek cover.
Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley will meet with Guyana's President David Granger when he travels to Guyana for a one-day visit which tomorrow.
The Office of the Prime Minister says bilateral discussions between the countries will focus on a number of issues including cooperation in the areas of agriculture, energy and security.
Dr Rowley returns on the morning of Thursday 20 September, 2018 and will proceed to chair his weekly Cabinet meeting at the Diplomatic Centre, St Anns.
The big picture: a total of 4,700 permanent and non-permanent Petrotrin workers will be affected by the refinery’s closure looming ahead.
Energy Minister Franklin yesterday told Parliament that 3,500 permanent workers plus 1,200 non-permanent workers will be affected by the Government’s planned closure of the refinery in two weeks.
Khan gave the overall total in response to questions by UNC MP Rudy Indarsingh. Khan’s figures are the latest total tally of workers to be affected by the plan.