J&K Medical Employees Federation holds protest in Samba
Reiterating their demands, the Jammu and Kashmir Medical Employees Federation (JKMEF) Jammu province today held day long protest cum dharna outside Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Office Samba.
The protest demonstration was held under the chairmanship Sushil Sudan, President of the federation, in which a large number of employees from across the district participated.
Later the federation also submitted a memorandum to CMO Samba, highlighting the various demands which include immediate clearance of DPC of various categories and filling up of all vacant posts in Health & Family department as per seniority list. They also demanded rank promotion of FMPHWs at par with other categories, creation of posts of District Pharmacy Officer & Block Pharmacy Officer, creation of posts of Selection Officers in all CMO offices and post of Head Assistants at Block level. They demanded that the pay scale of CHOs be brought at par with Central Grades, risk allowance to all categories working in Health Department and sanction of uniform and Risk Allowance to all field workers of UMCP Jammu.
By CJ Ajay Angurana