|PPEU holds meeting, highlights demands|
|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Feb 17: Provincial Power Employees Union held meeting today under the chairmanship of Shakti Gupta which was also attended by Sanjeev Bali President, Azaz Kazmi, General Secretary, Manjeet Singh District President, Jammu and others to discuss burning demands with Chief engineer, EM&RE wing. The demands discussed with Chief Engineer were to make accommodation available to shift duty staff at their duty place, shift duties chart prepared fresh including Jr. Engineer, Asstt Engineer in shift duty, free electricity to PDD employees, release of seniority list of Tech-III , DPC of all cadres and release of salary of daily rated workers.
Chief Engineer Jammu gave a patient hearing to the deputation and directed the concerned Executive Engineer to make available accommodatin to the shift duty. Besides, he assured for taking up these demands with the higher authorities for redressal. PPEU said that if the government fails to solve the demands within fifteen days, then there will be no alternative but to resort to agitational path.