Deadlock between UP government, striking employees continues


Deadlock-between-UPLucknow, Nov twenty  The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday began negotiations with striking government workers who have smitten work for the last 9 days.

In a late evening meeting, Principal Secretary (Appointment) Rajiv Kumar met leaders of the striking unions to discuss an answer to the impasse.

However, no answer was found at the top of the meeting and also the standstill continues.

The government additionally appealed to the striking workers to come back to figure and not stall medical services, as declared, from Nov twenty one.

The Akhilesh Yadav government has shaped a three-member committee headed by Agriculture Production Commissioner Alok Ranjan to appear into the stress of the govt. workers.

Principal Secretary (Finance) and Principal Secretary (Karmik/Personnel) are going to be members of the committee.

Officials said the committee would submit its report with attainable recommendations with reference to the employees’ demands, keeping in mind the money constraints visaged by the govt..

Rajiv Kumar said the delegation had place forth some robust and sophisticated demands and it’d take your time to check them and obtain approval from prime officialdom.

The employees’ union has hints a 21-point charter of demands before the govt. for thought.

The Allahabad supreme court had Tues directed the authorities to initiate a dialogue with the hanging workers at intervals twenty four hours and revert back on subsequent date of hearing.

The authorities late Tues had invoked the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) and had declared the strike felonious.

Strikes by government workers for subsequent six months have additionally been prohibited.