Employees of family welfare dept without salary for 6 months

Employees of family welfare dept without salary for 6 months

Bandipora: Family welfare employees of health department on Wednesday protested at mini secretariat Bandipora demanding release of their salaries. The female family welfare employees of the department who hold an “important role ” in strengthening the health department at grassroots levels are now in “dire straits” as their children are being expelled from the schools […]

Home Guards protest, demand regularisation of services

Home Guards protest, demand regularisation of services

Itifaq Lone Srinagar: All Jammu and Kashmir Home Guard Welfare Association (HGWA) on Monday staged a massive protest demonstration here in Pratap Park demanding regularization of their services. The protesters demanded regularisation of Jammu and Kashmir home guards at par with other states. State President HGWA, Kamla Sharma while talking to Kashmir Reader said that, […]

Govt serves termination notices to on-strike MGNREGA contractual employees

Govt serves termination notices to on-strike MGNREGA contractual employees

KISHTWAR: District Administration Kishtwar has served Termination notices to 41 MGNREGA contractual employees presently on strike. They have been asked to join duties within 2 days failing which orders regarding termination of their services shall follow. “In the notice terms and conditions of their employment which is purely contractual and need based in nature have […]

Casual labourers protest over Samoons’s statement

Casual labourers protest over Samoons’s statement

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: Casual labourers of the Animal Husbandry department from various districts of Kashmir valley on Saturday held a protest here demanding release of their wages after the statement by Principal Secretary, Asgar Hassan Samoon shrugged off the pleas of some causal labourers by telling that to seek the salary from “politicians who appointed […]

Ask the politicians who appointed you: Samoon tells casual labourers seeking pending salary

Ask the politicians who appointed you: Samoon tells casual labourers seeking pending salary

Srinagar: Principal Secretary, Animal Husbandry, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon Thursday shrugged off the pleas of some causal labourers of the Animal Husbandry Department (AHD) by telling that to seek the salary from “politicians who appointed them”. However, when the causal labourers showed appointed and transfer orders issued by the department, he blamed Director AHD for […]

Choice posting on marriage grounds not a right: HC

Choice posting on marriage grounds not a right: HC

Srinagar: On marriage grounds, an employee cannot seek posting at her choicest place, the J&K High court has held. The court remarked that it was the sole choice of government to post their employees based on the smooth functioning of the departments. The single bench of Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey, while dismissing a petition filed […]

MGNREGA contractual employees seek roadmap for their regularisation

MGNREGA contractual employees seek roadmap for their regularisation

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: All Jammu and Kashmir MGNREGA Contractual Employees Association on Monday held a massive protest demonstration here in Srinagar demanding their absorption in Rural Development department (RDD). The protesting employees first assembled here in press enclave, later on the protesters tried to move towards the Lal Chowk. The police come in action and […]

Contractual employees of education department protest, demand regularisation

Contractual employees of education department protest, demand regularisation

ITIFAQ LONE SRINAGAR: A huge protest demonstration was held here on Wednesday by the Jammu and Kashmir Contingent Paid Education Employees Union, demanding the regularisation of the non-teaching contractual employees, sweepers, night chowkidars, water men and peons of education institutions. Demanding their regularisation under SRO-308, the protesters gathered in Press Enclave, Srinagar, and further marched […]

MGNREGA employees protest, demand regularisation of services

MGNREGA employees protest, demand regularisation of services

Itifaq Lone Srinagar: A huge protest demonstration on Monday was held by All Jammu and Kashmir MGNREGA Employees Association demanding their absorption in the Rural Development Department (RDD). The protesters demanded the absorption of 4500 RDD employees as ‘promised’ by the state government. Scores of members of the Association first gathered in Pratap Park Srinagar […]

PDD daily wagers demand implementation of Sro-381 in their regularisation

PDD daily wagers demand implementation of Sro-381 in their regularisation

Itifaq lone Srinagar: A huge protest demonstration on Monday was held by daily-wagers demanding their regularization and release of pending wages. “We want to be regularized as per SRO-381 rather than SRO-520,” said Abdul Hameed Khanday, Union Spokesperson. “We do our duties round the clock but still our wages are not paid regularly every month. […]