Baramulla : Scores of contractual employees working under Centre’s Saakshar Bharat Mission on Saturday assembled at Carraippa Park in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district and staged protest demonstration and demanding their regularization.
According to reports contractual employees working under Centre’s Saakshar Bharat Mission on Saturday staged a protest in Baramulla and sought sympathetic consideration from Government similar to those of dailywagers and casual labourers. They shouted slogans in favour of their demands which regulization of their services. They said that there is no clear job policy for them as Government made a road map for daily wagers but ignored us completely protesting employees of SBM claimed.
President of SBM employees talking with Kashmir Despatch said that besides performing their legitimate duties, they have been supporting various Government departments, he said that government ignored us completely as there is no job policy for us, he added that from 6 to 7 years we are serving the department by various means like academic support in schools, Adhaar Duty, Election duty, CAPD duty and BLO duty, besides our legitimate duty.
Meanwhile the protesting employees submitted a memorandum of their demands to the office of Deputy Commissioner Baramulla where they Deputy Commissioner Baramulla Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash assured them that he will take up their matter with higher_ ups.
2015 Kashmir Despatch