Demanding regularization, Casual labourers of different departments along with Anganwari workers and helpers today staged a protest demonstration to highlight demands.
Among the protestors were the employees of Floriculture Department, PHE Department, Power Development Department, Soil Conversation Department, Agriculture Department, JDA, Irrigation & Flood Control Department and ICD workers.
The protestors assembled under the banner of National Trade Union Front held a strong protest in favour of their demands, including regularization of services .
The Employees shouted slogans against the callous attitude of the PDP-BJP combine towards their issues.
They urged the state government to frame regularization policy for 62000 casual labourers who are running the essential services in various departments.
Mohammad Gafoor Dar, State President of the Front condemned the delaying tactics of the state government, which, according to him, has failed to fulfill the agreement regarding regularization policy for all casual labourers engaged after 1994.
He warned the state government to concede the genuine demands of the agitating employees or 'be ready to face a coercive agitation in the near future'.