Common jobs: Panel prepared with record of 10K staff in Punjab
Ruchika M Khanna
Chandigarh, June 1
After taking on the reins of the state, Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann had in March this yr introduced to regularise the companies of 35,000 staff working for years in numerous authorities departments.
Two months down the road, the federal government appointed-committee of officers is prepared with a listing of staff whose companies will be regularised. Nevertheless, this record solely incorporates info of these contractual staff, who’ve been employed towards the sanctioned posts in numerous departments. The variety of such staff is round 10,000.
Have excessive hopes
There are over 33,000 contractual staff and majority of them have been employed for over 12 years. We now have excessive hopes from the government. — Rajinder Sandha, Secy, Contract staff’ motion committee
Official sources within the authorities have confirmed to The Tribune that the record of all contractual and ad hoc staff working towards sanctioned posts was prepared. “We now have made the record, preserving in thoughts the federal government guidelines and laws,” mentioned a senior authorities officer. He mentioned the principles don’t enable for workers employed below varied schemes, and by entities which have been outsourced authorities work, to be thought of for regularisation.
“The choice, nonetheless, rests with the political prime brass, who will attempt to discover a approach to fulfil their promise of regularising companies of all such staff,” he added.
That is the third try in six years to regularise companies of all contractual, ad hoc and day by day foundation staff.