Wednesday, 21 February, 2018
Update
   Case registered against Porscodem panch for obstructing transport officials on duty.   PRESIDENT VISIT TO GOA POSTPONED   Congress MLAs demand strict action against Nigerian with student visa, involved in drug trade   Burglary at Government Quaters, Altinho, Panaji   Mining Dependents Protest at Panaji   Goans keep fingers crossed, pray for CM   National Games infra to get Rs 230 cr booster   Goa’s evidence shows it has more than made out a case: Nadkarni   Set up in 2012, Mhadei tribunal clocks 100 hearings!   Congress raises heat over curtailed assembly session   Chimbel p’yat ruling group denies accusations on PDA

SG Comunidades’ staff pin hope on new govt

Beleaguered employees of South Goa Administrator of Comunidades look forward to the new dispensation headed by Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte to clear their backlog of salaries pending since July last.

21st March 2017, 07:03 Hrs

the goan I network
MARGAO   

Having knocked the doors of all and sundry, including the Goa State Human Rights Commission, the beleaguered employees, who have not been paid their salaries of the last nine months, are keeping their fingers crossed over their future with a new dispensation taking charge of the State. They pointed out that Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is aware of the problems faced by the commundiade employees and look forward to him to address their plight.
On the one hand, the previous government almost questioned the legality of the appointments of these employees; and on the other, the election authorities used their services in the just concluded Assembly election.
“We are helpless. The employees had to go without salaries since the last nine months. While we were not paid our dues, the services of all the employees were utilized by the election authorities,” remarked an employee.
Incidentally, the employees have been taken aback by their recent transfers, ordered by the district administration. “We are shocked and surprised that most of the employees have been transferred to places away from their present postings. How are we supposed to travel for work when the administration has not paid our salaries for the last nine months?” questioned an angry employee.