22September2018

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NGGOs to Observe ‘All India Demands Day’ Today

Port Blair, Sept. 18: At the call of the Confederation of Central Govt. Employees & Workers, New Delhi, the Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, A & N Islands is observing 19th September, 2018 as ‘All India Demands Day’. As a part of the programme a Mass Demonstration will be organised in front of Secretariat Gate at Port Blair from 4.30 p.m. onwards. Central Govt. Employees and Workers are observing 19th September ,the day of 50th Anniversary of historical strike of 1968, as ‘All India Demands Day’ to press 10-Point Charter of Demands submitted to Govt. of India.

The demands include Scrapping New Pension Scheme, Enhancement of Minimum Pay and Fitment factor, Option-I to pensioners and other demands related to 7th CPC. 

The Association is also demanding settlement of various long pending local demands along with national demands. Similar programme will be organised at outstations also on 19th September, 2018.

  • Written by Denis Giles
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