DIPHU/HAMREN, Oct 3: As part their decision, the contractual employees of P&RD Contractual staffs appointed under Panchayat and Rural Development Department (P&RD) staged a protest on Thursday at Hamren Chinthong Block ITDP office demanding increase of salary and regularization of their jobs.
They also submitted a memorandum to Chinthong Block BDO.
The employees said that the P&RD had appointed people in various posts like Gram Rozgar Sahayak, Computer Assistant, Account Assistant, Gram Panchayat Coordinator, MIS manager and Accredited Engineer on contractual basis. Some of them have served for many years but the government has not regularized their jobs or provided them proper salary until now.
The organization also alleged that the government has deprived them of better life by providing them a meagre amount in the name of monthly salary.