Gangtok, 21 Aug (IPR): Representatives of All Sikkim Government Employees Association (Group C&D), an umbrella body of 17 Associations of employees working under Government of Sikkim and PSUs, met Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) at his residence at Lumsay today.
The Association acknowledged and expressed their gratitude to the HCM for granting Saturday as a holiday, the decision to release one-time fixation arrears and various initiatives of the government in respect to the welfare of the employees. They expressed their sincere gratitude for working towards the overall development of the state.
Representatives also invited the HCM for felicitation event which is scheduled to be held on 7th September, 2019 at Paljor Stadium.
The HCM in his address said that the State government is committed towards working for the welfare of all the employees. He in turn requested all of them to improvise the work culture so that work is of optimum importance benefiting the general public. He also stated that the State government is working to provide incentives to those employees who works extra time during work crunch.
Stating that they will not entertain job extension to high post people but they will not rule out giving extension to the needy C&D grade employees after scrutinising the case. The demands submitted by employees will be discussed with officials which will be looked into as per norms, he said.
Thanking the Association for their cooperation, he wished them the best in their future endeavours so that they could work collectively for the overall benefit of the State as a whole.