IEP Chandigarh, September 12, 2022
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar held a meeting with a delegation of Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh, Haryana on Monday. During the meeting, the Chief Minister had an extensive discussion with the labour union on the 27 demands put forth by them. The Chief Minister gave necessary guidelines to fulfill them department wise. During this, the Chief Minister said that the State Government is continuously working for the welfare of the labourer and the working class. From time to time, decisions are being taken in the interest of the state after considering the demands raised by the working and labour class. The Chief Minister also announced to organize a grand event on the occasion of Vishwakarma Jayanti observed on September 17.
During the meeting, considering the demands of the trade union, Chief Minister said that unless a permanent appointment is made on any post, the contractual employee working on that post will not be removed. He said that the first responsibility of the government is to provide the best service to the people. For this the government is making continuous efforts. The Chief Minister said that there is a need to amend the PACS rule for promotion of PACS staff; in this regard he gave necessary directions to the department. He said that apart from this, any employee associated with PACS who wants to come in banking operation, they will have to clear the test. There will be no limit for giving this test, the employee can work in a backing operation till then he clears the test. On the demand of the sugar mill employees, the Chief Minister directed the Additional Chief Secretary of the Cooperation Department to hold a meeting with the trade union.
Safety equipment should also be provided to the contractual employees working in the Power department
Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal has directed all the four power corporations to provide safety equipment to the contractual employees as well. He directed to complete it within the stipulated time. He said that first of all, it is the responsibility of that contractor to provide safety equipment to all the contractual employees, if the contractor is not providing safety equipment to any employee, then the corporation should provide them with necessary equipment immediately. On the demand for setting up of AIDS Control Society bye-laws, the Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal said that this society comes under the Central Government. The salary of the staff working in this is also given by the central government. In such a situation, the Haryana government cannot make their bye-laws. The Chief Minister also directed the department to study the NHM’s demand of pay discrepancy thoroughly.
Simplified registration and renewal of construction workers
Chief Minister said that registration and renewal of building construction workers have been simplified. This entire process has now been made online. Helpdesk has been set up for this, even an illiterate person can easily get it filled. Its verification has also been done online.