Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao says final decision on government employees demands on May 16

Chandrasekhar Rao today said a final decision on issues concerning government employees, teachers and others would be taken on May 16 after discussions with the staff associations.

Published: 12th May 2018 12:34 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th May 2018 04:16 AM   |  A+A-

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao | PTI

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (File | PTI)

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao will hold talks with government employees at Pragathi Bhavan here on May 16 and will make several announcements for the welfare of the employees on the same day. The chief minister said here on Friday that he, along with a three-member ministerial committee and officers, would meet leaders of employees, teachers and TSRTC between 3 pm and 4 pm on May 16, and announce the decisions at 4 pm on the same day. 

The committee of ministers, headed by finance minister E Rajender, submitted a report on the employees’ demands to the chief minister earlier in the day. After receiving the report, Rao held a meeting with chief secretary SK Joshi,  principal secretary (finance) K Ramakrishna Rao and other officials. He disclosed that a final decision on the issues pertaining to state government employees, teachers and TSRTC employees would be taken on May 16 after discussions with employees’ associations.

He also said that the Pay Revision Commission (PRC) to be appointed for this purpose should be revolutionised and  not in the routine manner. Earlier, there were inordinate delay on taking decisions on PRC. However, Rao asked the officials to take speedy decisions.

A cabinet sub-committee, which had held discussions with employees’ associations and teachers’ associations earlier, submitted its report to the chief minister on Friday. Finance minister Etela Rajender and energy minister Jagdish Reddy submitted the report. Later, the chief minister asked the ministers and officials to meet again.

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