The Jammu and Kashmir Staff Joint Motion Committee has mentioned that Srinagar Mayor Junaid Mattu plan of compelled retirement of the staff who’ve accomplished 28 years of service within the municipal company is unacceptable.
Mattu who once more took over the reins of the Srinagar Municipal Company after he received a vote of confidence final month mentioned that he’s looking for enactment of provisions of Article 226(2) to weed out deadwood from the SMC.
“In search of enactment of provisions of Article 226(2) of Jammu and Kashmir Civil Service Laws to weed out deadwood, am writing to the Authorities to conduct a efficiency assessment of all SMC officers and workers who’ve attained 48 years of age/22 years of service,” Mattu had tweeted on December four.
The tweet evoked robust response from the most important worker physique of the J&Ok.
Rafiq Ahmad Moderately, president of the Staff Joint Motion Committee, mentioned the Act talked about by Mattu can’t be used arbitrarily.
“SMC workers have been working in extraordinarily robust and antagonistic working situations. Article 226(2) shouldn’t be and might’t be used arbitrarily at one’s will,” he mentioned including that workers of SMC have been doing super work whether or not in winter or summer season.
“SMC had at all times been on the forefront in fixing the issues of individuals. The Mayor is making an attempt to threaten the staff which isn’t good factor particularly these workers who’re identified for his or her dedication and good work.”
Shah Fayaz, president J&Ok Staff Coordination Committee termed it an try and make decrease rung workers a scapegoat.
“Decrease rung workers are at all times scapegoats of the system, workers of SMC proved in any scenario, 2014 floods 2020 …Covid Mayor sahab begin similar train from administrative degree,” Shah tweeted in response to Mattu.
Final month the Jammu and Kashmir authorities had determined to prematurely retire an worker, the primary such case within the newly shaped union territory, over a month after framing new guidelines to fireside authorities workers after he/she has accomplished 22 years of qualifying service or attained 48 years of age.
The Jammu and Kashmir Board of Faculty Training (JKBOSE) had issued a discover to one in all its class-iv workers Fayaz Ahmad Siraj to retire from providers as he had accomplished his 27 years of service on October 14.