Strike of Polytechnic Academic Arrangement Association Staff enters day 29
The protest of Polytechnic Academic Arrangements Association today entered 29 th consecutive day at exhibition ground Jammu.
The protest was led by AJKPAA, President Jammu Atul Sudan.
While addressing media persons Atul Sudan said that, " they are on protest since last one month and department till now is just doing eye wash with them on the name of gathering their data and information's from them".
He also said that, " in past also they had furnished the same data to department many times and they will again submit as asked by department but nothing on ground was done for them in the past. He said that few days ago director technical education asked heads of institutions to furnish data of academic arrangements and they continuously followed the process and they gathered all the data from all polytechnics which was submitted to director technical education for her signature".
"The data was needed to be submitting to secretariat on time but director technical education issued another order in which more information like continuation certificates, salary statement and work conduct was asked to be submitted by Heads of Institutions within two days".
The protesters also said their representatives urged director to send their already gathered data to the secretariat first as it was urgently required as asked by the Commissioner Secretary and Chief Secretary but the director refused to send the data saying that "she better knows what to do".