PDD casual labourers protest in Ganderbal Demand regularisation, pending wages

Srinagar, May 11: Scores of PDD casual labours held a protest demonstration in Ganderbal.
They were demanding release of wages, regularization policy and implement SRO 381 instead of 520. The district president of sub transmission division Ganderbal, Fayaz Ahmad threatened to further intensify their agitation and come on the streets if the government does not fulfill all their genuine demands.
The protesters alleged that despite various requests made by them the government has turned deaf ear to their genuine demands of regularization and other wage policies.
He said that there are scores of PDD workers or the daily wagers of other department /need based workers are serving in different departments, among which a good number of workers have rendered more than seven year of their continuous services at their respective places of posting.
They demanded release of pending wages from Wages Head, regularisation and implement other policies for workers. We demand regularization of policy and to implement of SRO 381 instead of 520 which is like inhuman SRO. (PTK)