x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Air ticket from Jammu to Srinagar costs 24K per person | ‘Delimitation doesn’t mean victory for BJP in forthcoming polls’ | Blue-eyed employees posted for years together at Central, Head Offices | Released from detention, NC leaders stay away from party meetings | With politicians in jail, KAS officer decongests Anantnag town | Ayurvedic Dispensary Mallan Dessa in Doda without staff, people suffer | DySP Davinder Singh case: NIA conducts raid in Pulwama | With no bridge at Darsoo, locals risk lives to cross river Tawi | Kashmiri Pandits missing ‘Salam’ with Muslim brethren of Kashmir | YLAJ seeks amendment of JK Special Recruitment Rules | 1 Pakistani Army soldier killed after Indian Army retaliates | Kashmir celebrates 'Hairath' with religious fervour | Forces step up surveillance along highways to thwart attacks | Snow clearance operation started on Srinagar-Leh road, Kashmir highway through | Man’s death fuels coronavirus speculations in Ladakh; UT administration assuages concerns | Police arrest man with JeM links in Budgam | As predicted by Early Times, wet outfield ruins day 2 | Maha Shivratri celebrated at JSS | GCEJ observes international mother tongue day | Being constantly overlooked for national team hurt me, admits Parvez Rasool | Sub standard material used in Basket Ball court’s construction, SDM stops work | Bharti Public School celebrates Annual Day | CLUJ celebrates Matribhasha Day | Martyr Captain Tushar Mahajan Memorial Trust honors Sahira | Govt keeping close vigil, no case of coronavirus so far in JK | Missing ballot papers resurface during recount in Ari Mardan Shah Panchayat | Mohalla Sheikha without power over a month | Work of Andorlla Bridge lying incomplete since 2014 | De-Criminalisation of Electoral Politics | Plight of Junior Assistant Migrants | Sedition no freedom of speech | Build underground bunkers, demand Kupwara sarpanchs | Absconder arrested in Thanamandi | Food Safety Department fines five defaulters | Sunny day in Srinagar after 2 days of rain, snow in Kashmir | Over 61 kg poppy straw recovered, 3 arrested | ACD visits block Khoon | Tributes paid to Capt Tushar Mahajan on his 4th Martyrdom day | DDC asks banks to provide KCC to all farmers | Kishtwar Youth criticize AFCONS for not providing employment | Army construct playground for Border youth near LoC | Banquet organized on Shivratri in Gangyal | Collective efforts needed to ensure deserving avail benefits of central schemes: MD ICDS | SMVDU researcher presents paper at Singapore conference | Gurez avalanche: No trace of missing student as operation enters 6th day | Shah sets up Law Firm, invites Associates | Free NEET Foundation Course concludes | Woman duped of Rs 22 lakh by online fraudsters | 4 day Shivratri festival commences at Peer Kho | DIC Udhampur organizes Cultural event at Khoon | People friendly anti-militancy ops have yielded results in J-K: Lt Gen Dhillon | ''Prasad Sewa'' started for pilgrims near Vaishno Devi shrine | New born girl found dead in drain | 3 day research methodology workshop concludes at JU | Residents of Bhour Camp celebrate Shivratri | Kerni appointed BJPMandal president | Back Issues  
 
news details
PDD employees start three days pen down strike against Corporatisation
10/9/2019 10:23:39 PM
Early Times Report
Jammu, Oct 9: The employees of Power development department in all districts of Jammu and Kashmir today observed 'Complete Pen Down strike' against the unilateral move of the Government to operationalise the Unbundling of the department, without involving the employees.
Acting on the call of PEECC, the employees voluntarily joined in the Pen Down call expressing resentment on the move of the government to split the Government department into companies. The pen down affected the Bill generation, distribution, redressal of consumer grievances in the revenue centers along with the hampering of the information transmission to higher authorities. The state IT centres of PDD along with the work in the Divisional offices also remained affected as employees refused to entertain the consumer grievances pertaining to the Bills and abstained from any official work in offices.
However in order to avoid inconvenience to consumers, the rapid action teams for fault resolutions/maintain of supply were allowed to continue their assignments.
The Employees while raising slogans against the move of the Government called for immediate shelving of this corporatisation as this is against the interests of employees as Government has failed to conduct DPC, resolve pay anomalies of all cadres. The daily wagers and need based employees who have served for more than 20 years to the department have been awaiting regularisation and corporatisation could lead them into severe crisis and could be retrenched by companies. Government should fill all the vacancies and give promotion opportunity to the employees before arriving at unbundling/corporatisation plans.
The PEECC resolved that this pen down shall continue for three days after which new action plan shall be given after deliberations by the committee members. It seeks involvement in committee constituted to prepare a comprehensive proposal for apportionment /reorganisation of Jammu and Kashmir Power Development department between UT of Jammu and Kashmir and UT of Ladakh, as PEECC doesn't have faith on the committee constituted as it has member chairman who has to retire in one month and majority of others retiring in six months . The immediate need is to simply apportion the assets to be transferred to Ladhakh UT and Corporatisation of PDD should be done only after detailed consultations of all stake holders after the formation of JK UT and cadres are properly assured in changed administrative setup. It is vehemently appealed to HE GovernorSatya Pal Malik that Power development department should be retained as a Government department and allow this large sector of employment opportunity to grow strongly.
  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