CITU submits memorandum to Chief Secretary to highlight issues of ICDS workers, construction workers
Post by RK News on Friday, January 13, 2023
Jammu, Dec 12: State President CITU J&K Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami on Thursday submitted two memorandums to the Chief Secretary J&K about demands and issues facing Anganwadi workers, helpers and construction workers.
In the memorandum, various issues confronting Anganwadi workers, helpers who are serving ICDS since long on meager wages were highlighted including enhancement of their wages and to reconsider the decision of retiring these poor workers' after 60 years of age without any pension, gratuity and disengaging workers married outside panchayat wards taken in recently announced HR policy.
Regarding Kashmir Constructional Workers Union , it was pointed out that the Union body has amended the constitution and subsequently forwarded pro worker amendments to the Labour Commissioner who is also Registrar of Trade Unions for attestation. But the same has been pending in his office for the last two years.
In the memorandum, CS was urged to intervene into the matter for redressal of grievances of the construction workers.