You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Pondy govt urged to pay salary in cash: Employees Federation

Press Trust of India  |  Puducherry 

The State Government Employees' Central Federation today urged the administration to ensure that it paid the current month's salary to its staff, in cash.

President of theFederation P Lakshmanasamy said a detailed letter was presented recently to the Lt Governor, the Chief Minister, Chief Secretary and Finance Secretary of urging disbursal of salary and allowancesin cash, as banks were already crowded with customers ever since of high denomination notes was announced and most of the ATMs were also non-functional.



The pay day is November 30 and if the employees were to stand in the queue there would be difficulties for them, he said.

"For hassle free availability of the salary and allowances to the in-service employees and pensioners payment should be in and disbursed through the departments concerned as was the practice in the past till situation became normal," Lakshmanasamy said.

There are around 30,000 employees and pensioners and the disbursement would be around Rs 150 crores, he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Pondy govt urged to pay salary in cash: Employees Federation

The Puducherry State Government Employees' Central Federation today urged the Puducherry administration to ensure that it paid the current month's salary to its staff, in cash. President of theFederation P Lakshmanasamy said a detailed letter was presented recently to the Lt Governor, the Chief Minister, Chief Secretary and Finance Secretary of Puducherry urging disbursal of salary and allowancesin cash, as banks were already crowded with customers ever since demonetisation of high denomination notes was announced and most of the ATMs were also non-functional. The pay day is November 30 and if the employees were to stand in the queue there would be difficulties for them, he said. "For hassle free availability of the salary and allowances to the in-service employees and pensioners payment should be in cash and disbursed through the departments concerned as was the practice in the past till situation became normal," Lakshmanasamy said. There are around 30,000 employees and ... The State Government Employees' Central Federation today urged the administration to ensure that it paid the current month's salary to its staff, in cash.

President of theFederation P Lakshmanasamy said a detailed letter was presented recently to the Lt Governor, the Chief Minister, Chief Secretary and Finance Secretary of urging disbursal of salary and allowancesin cash, as banks were already crowded with customers ever since of high denomination notes was announced and most of the ATMs were also non-functional.

The pay day is November 30 and if the employees were to stand in the queue there would be difficulties for them, he said.

"For hassle free availability of the salary and allowances to the in-service employees and pensioners payment should be in and disbursed through the departments concerned as was the practice in the past till situation became normal," Lakshmanasamy said.

There are around 30,000 employees and pensioners and the disbursement would be around Rs 150 crores, he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Pondy govt urged to pay salary in cash: Employees Federation

The State Government Employees' Central Federation today urged the administration to ensure that it paid the current month's salary to its staff, in cash.

President of theFederation P Lakshmanasamy said a detailed letter was presented recently to the Lt Governor, the Chief Minister, Chief Secretary and Finance Secretary of urging disbursal of salary and allowancesin cash, as banks were already crowded with customers ever since of high denomination notes was announced and most of the ATMs were also non-functional.

The pay day is November 30 and if the employees were to stand in the queue there would be difficulties for them, he said.

"For hassle free availability of the salary and allowances to the in-service employees and pensioners payment should be in and disbursed through the departments concerned as was the practice in the past till situation became normal," Lakshmanasamy said.

There are around 30,000 employees and pensioners and the disbursement would be around Rs 150 crores, he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard