Government School Lecturers Union Punjab held a zoom meeting of Majha Zone on the issue of inflation, rural and border allowance under the chairmanship of State Senior Vice President Aman Sharma Amritsar. On this occasion, Aman Sharma Amritsar and State Secretary Balraj Singh Bajwa said that the central government has released four percent installment of DA to its employees from July 22.
With which the employees of the center are getting 38 percent dearness allowance while the employees of Punjab still have three DA installments padding on July 21, January 22 and July 22 and they are getting only 28 percent DA which is 10 percent less than the Centre. has been
Koshal Sharma Pathankot and Tajinderpal Singh Tarn Taran said that currently the inflation is touching the seventh sky and the employees are under a lot of mental pressure due to the increasing household expenses.
On this occasion, Aman Sharma said that 90 percent of lakhs of employees in Punjab are performing duties in remote and out-of-the-way villages.
But the Punjab government has stopped the long-standing salary allowance and border of these employees which is a great injustice to the employees working in these villages and they are getting transfers to urban stations in desperation due to which the posts in the villages are vacant. There may be stagnation in the arrangements of the government departments in Jaila and Pinda.
The leaders present in the meeting demanded the chief minister and finance minister to issue DA, pedu and border allowance. Jitinder Singh, Rakesh Kumar, Sahibranjit Singh, Kulwinder Singh, Gurbir Singh, Ranjit Singh, Ramesh Kumar, Baljinder Singh etc. were present on this occasion.