Srinagar, August 24: Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) senior Leader District President Ganderbal appealed to Lt Governor Manoj Sinha to formulate a comprehensive regularization policy for the contractual employees working in two wings of Rural Development Department (RDD).
In a press release, Amin Sofi said that these contractual employees are the only supporting staff which implements MGNREGA Scheme on the ground in Jammu and Kashmir.
“The regularization will empower the Panchayats which needs to work effectively with limited resources”, Amin said. He said that the contractual employees have been working in the Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) of RDD from the last ten years.
“The Government should make a comprehensive policy for their regularization in the department recognizing their services.” He said.
He further said that the contractual employees working in IWMP include District Level Technical Experts, Watershed Development Team members and Data Entry Operators and they are mainly handling the working of the department.
Amin Sofi requested the administration of J&K to chalk-out comprehensive regularization policy for these contractual employees.
Meanwhile ,Amin Sofi has congratulated Feroze Peerzada being elected as JKPM president by State Council.