Srinagar, Oct 21: PDD employees while resenting deferment of promotion cases of PDD Engineers in establishment committee have called for mass casual leave protest on 28 October.
In a press statement Jammu and Kashmir Electrical Engineering Graduates Association (JKEEGA) said that on Friday they held a meeting in Jammu as well as in Srinagar under the chairmanship of Sachin Tickoo President JKEEGA and Pirzada Hidayatullah General Secretary respectively. In the meeting, members of the Guidance Council of the Graduate Engineers of Power Development Department participated in full strength.
“The Members expressed strong resentment over the deferment of the proposal of promotion of Chief Engineers by the Establishment. The said proposal has twice been recommended by the department for consent of the establishment committee, which has turned down the proposal causing an impending permanent damage to the superannuating senior most Engineers who are due for promotion since last one year now and eligible since a long time now. In earlier few months, a number of Senior Executive Engineers retired without due promotion as Superintending Engineer despite eligibility and vacancy. All promotions files are languishing in General Administration Department,” reads the statement.