Release pending salaries of permanent Daily laborers; District President J&KCNGEEU
GANDERBAL: J&K Central Non-Gezetted Electrical Employees Union District President Ganderbal Ghulam Mohammad Khan has demanded to release all the pending salaries of daily wagers working in Sub Transmission Division (STD) Ganderbal.
He said that the salaries of these employees are pending since long which has drastically affected their lives.
“These employees are having a difficult time to even have a daily bread. This is not only injustice to them but to their families also. Although the government has been promising of releasing wages for some time but till now no such thing is seen on the ground,” he said.
In a telephonic emergency meeting with employees and members of the Union they had pleaded and complained about withheld salaries.
In handout issued to Valley Online Khan said that Permanent Daily Labourer (PDL) of STD Ganderbal are facing tough times during COVID-19 pandemic but government is not taking their issue seriously and is letting the employees suffer.
He has appealed Managing Director (Kashmir Power Development Corporation Limited) KPDCL to look into the matter so that these employees could feed their families.
He said that these employees are the backbone of Power Department who are working hard 24*7 despite lockdown in country but unfortunately they suffer for a little salary.
He has appealed lieutenant governor Administration to interfere.
District President Ghulam Mohammad Khan