x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Navin Choudhary chairs Empowered Committee meeting | Power shutdown | Vyas reviews progress on job package for Kashmiri migrants | Expert Committee on Dal Lake calls on Advisor Vyas | Panchayat Polls-2018: CEO announces schedule | Pilgrim dies on way to Shivkhori shrine | Rahul Gandhi calls bribe-accused CBI officer Asthana PM Modi's 'blue-eyed boy' of 'Godra SIT fame | Independent candidate join NC in Kishtwar | Will sale of firecrackers be banned in India? SC to decide on Tuesday | MeToo: SC declines urgent hearing on PIL seeking FIRs based on sexual harassment allegations | Security Personnel martyr in Pulwama | Nirbhaya case in West Bengal: Woman raped, rod inserted in her private parts | Amritsar tragedy: Train driver is lying, say eyewitnesses; slam statements | Woman jumps naked from third floor after gangrape, torture | Despite found guilty, CCF constitutes inquiry team of his choice | Sethi couple 'sinks' BJP in Jammu East | BJP wins but RSS lose | Different promotion policies for same cadre | Refuses to provide information on POJK refugees | Emergence of Third Front leaves NC, PDP worried | Adv Sharma of HEM wins on BJP ticket from Hiranagar MC | Poaching begins at Kishtwar Municipality, suspense as who will be President of Municipality | Former Minister Slathia celebrates winning of party's backed independent candidates | Hypocrisy of NC exposed in Thathri Municipality | Solo painting exhibition held in Jammu | EK Bharat Shrestha Bharat Camp begins | Mehbooba's crocodile tears | 1947 - PAKISTAN INVASION | Pakistan and India blame each other for scuttling talks | Chief Justice Gita Mittal distributes awards among players | Kashmiris committing 'suicide' by going near encounter sites | Misusing provision of J&K RTI Law, PIOs not ready to share information | Transport department goes off the track | Transfers made in violation of circulars at ULBK, enquiry reports not yet submitted | Governor favours fresh Assembly elections in J&K | Despite ban, MRs of pharmaceutical companies visit OPD during duty hours | 3 JeM militants killed in Kulgam gunfight | 3 soldiers martyred, 2 Pakistani intruders neutralised in Nowshera | Officials directed to ensure redressal of grievances | PDD hangs electric wires on trees not poles in Sangoite | Illegal telecom tower under nose of authorities | SACGBPF holds Mahapanchayat | Group of farmers flagged off for Inter-State Exposure Visit | Free eye operation camp organized | Police commemoration day observed | Suman's art works to be shown in USA | NYK organizes Youth Parliament | Khelo India State Kabaddi Championship Organised | Sat starts construction works at Ward No 40 | RSS celebrates foundation day | Career Abacus championship-2018 organized | JKSWDC organizes awareness camp at RS Pura | JK Bank Chairman welcomes new batch of 582 Banking Associates | Advisor Ganai urges golfers to promote JK as peaceful, incredible tourist destination | Two advisors of JKCCA to participate in National Painters' Camp | Dolaa and Jorde mata face apathy of State Government | Locals demand construction of passenger shed at Dharana Chowk | Hundreds of Poonch schools without electricity, water | Kishtwar youths express concern over back door appointments in Pakal Dul HEP | Several Balakote villages without water supply for weeks | Militants attack army cavalcade | Woman falls into 40-ft-deep gorge in Doda dist, dies | JKBOSE, IUST postpone exams | Huge improvement in ground situation in Kashmir Valley: Governor | Amit concludes 3-day Chenab Valley tour to ensure uninterrupted supplies | BJP eyeing 50 plus seats in assembly polls to form government in State | 9 bovine rescued, 2 vehicles seized | 54 bovine animals rescued, 3 smugglers arrested | 61,000 posts lying vacant in paramilitary forces | Drug peddlers arrested, 460 intoxicant capsules recovered | Low-intensity earthquake hits J&K, tremors felt | Srinagar-Jammu highway opens for one way traffic | Rajnath Singh to visit J&K on Tuesday | Drug peddler held with charas | Back Issues  
 
news details
NMC appeals Finance Minister to release funds in favour of daily rated workers
1/21/2018 10:36:26 PM
Early Times Report
Jammu, Jan 21: President of the National Mazdoor Conference(NMC) Subash Shastri today appealed to the State Finance Minister's Dr.Hseeb.A.Drabu to allocate separate funds for immediate disbursement of dues pending for year together in favor of daily rated workers working in the various departments of the State Govt., so that they would get sigh of relief.
Addressing a well attended NMC Workers meet here, Shastri also impressed upon the Govt. to ensure monthly payment of salary/wages on regular basis to meet their both and meet become presently no wage heads in place, as a result of this these poor working class get their salary one or two months in a year causing of hardships. "As a good will gesture, till the formalities under SRO 520 get finalized, there is absolute need to provide relief by setting up off wage head under each head of the department (HOD)." Shastri added.
After having interaction with NMC activists, it has come fore, that to complete the formalities of this SRO, the daily rated workers shall have to undergo a lengthy process, which should be review to be extent that minimum formalities asked to be completed to release the process on them ,as they cannot leave place of posting being the daily rated workers working in essential services ,Shastri said.
Regarding 7th pay commission recommendations to the employees of State Govt. and pensioners, Shastri hoped that the State Govt. headed by Chief Minister's Smt. Mehbooba Mufti will sincere, and release the benefits in one go from April 1,2018, as already announced by the Finance Minister's in the his budget speech while presenting 2018-19 budget in the State Assembly on 11th of January 2018. Emphasizing on the need for total exemption of Dearness Allowance (DA) from the ambit of Income Tax, Shastri also urged upon the Union Finance Minister to reconsider the practice and take early decision in this regard, so that confusion and uncertainty among employees and pensioners of the Central and State Governments will come to end. Shastri that the price escalation and massive inflation in the country is directly linked with the DA of the salaried class and pensioners, adding that it was strange that the income tax is also imposed on the increase of the salaries because of Dearness Allowance (DA).
There is no justification of imposing income tax of DA, he added. Release of three percent DA due from July, 2017 in favour of both Central and State Govt. employees and pensioner beside enhancing wages of the daily rated workers to Rs. 350 per day & increasing the medical allowance to Rs. 2000 per month were other demands highlighted in the meeting. Among others who were also present on the occasion included Rajan Babu Khajuria, B.S. Jamwal, Jaipal Sharma, Ram Singh, Pardeep Kumar, Surinder Kumar, Bhupinder Singh, Ramesh Sharma, Sunil, Swarn Bhagat, Subash Sharma, Tarsem Gill, Suraj Parkash, Sukhdev Singh, Tarseem Sharma, Tilak Raj, Girdhari Lal and others.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU