Replying to a question of Vibod Gupta, the Minister for Public works Naeem Akhtar informed that the J&K Service Selection Board (JKSSB) has made 1,363 selections in the non-gazetted cadre under SRO-202 of 2015 dated 30-06-2015. The annual financial implication in respect of all non-gazetted appointments made under SRO-202 is Rs. 12.13 crore, he added.
Meanwhile the Minister informed the House that the government shall examine various issues raised in the representations of the candidates seeking abrogation of SRO-202 keeping in view its impact on the employment scenario and other allied factors.
Legislators Pradeep Sharma and Qaiser Jamshed Lone also raised supplementary questions related to the main question.