Press Reporter News Service
Mohali, July 19
A state-level protest was organised by BDPOs from throughout Punjab, together with senior officers, to specific resentment towards the “detached perspective” of the state authorities in the direction of the plight the BDPO cadre, whose pay scales have been decreased.
Spokesperson for the BDPO affiliation mentioned they’d been demanding the restoration of parity in pay scales and advantage of the dynamic assured profession development (DACP) granted to them by the then Congress Authorities in 1993, however had been withdrawn arbitrarily by the 4th Pay Fee.
He mentioned the affiliation had highlighted the truth that the discount in pay scales and withdrawal of the DACP of solely the BDPO cadre was finished regardless of the judgment of the Excessive Courtroom in favour of giving larger pay scales to the BDPOs.
He mentioned the BDPOs, who had been the frontrunners of the event work within the villages, had been on a strike since July 8. He mentioned the sarpanches, zila parishads and block samitis are coming ahead to assist the legitimate calls for of the agricultural improvement officers, given their immense workload.
The affiliation had determined to proceed the indefinite strike until their calls for had been met by the federal government, he added.