Sunday, January 30, 2011

Jammu and Kashmir employees to gherao secretariate


The Employees Joint Action Committee, fighting for the full implementation of the recommendations of the 6th Pay Commission and other demands, on Saturday said that its plan to gherao the civil secretariat on Tuesday was unchanged, and warned the government of intensifying its agitation if promises made to the unions were not fulfilled.
EJAC leaders said that demands the government had assured of meeting along with the Pay Panel report were still pending with authorities and that no action had been taken even though over a year had passed since the agreement.

They said that there would be no compromise on the unions’ plans for Tuesday, and that the civil secretariat would be sealed off for two hours to send a warning that employees would shake the government to its foundations if the agreement between the two sides was not kept in letter and spirit.

The EJAC said that the government had taken Rs 200 crore from the J and K Bank to pay the 6th Pay Commission arrears to IAS and IPS officers, but was making the hollow plea of lack of funds in case of lower employees.

“The government’s dithering on the release of arrears has put poor employees in dire economic straits in times of high inflation,” the EJAC said.

The unions alleged that the police was intimidating employees at the behest of the government by arresting scores of officials across Kashmir on charges of stone-pelting.

Source : Kashmir Observer

No comments :

Contact Us

Viewers may share any information with the administrator in this email shyamali00@gmail.com
Any news, if approved, may be published in this blog under his /her name.

.................RECENT HEADLINES

Related Posts with Thumbnails

Blog Archive

Bookmark This Page

Bookmark and Share
All the information published in this webpage is submitted by users or free to download on the internet. I make no representations as to accuracy, completeness, currentness, suitability, or validity of any information on this page and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or delays in this information or any losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. All information is provided on an as-is basis. All the other pages you visit through the hyper links may have different privacy policies. If anybody feels that his/her data has been illegally put in this webpage, or if you are the rightful owner of any material and want it removed please email me at "shyamali00@gmail.com" and I will remove it immediately on demand. All the other standard disclaimers also apply.