Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Friday, Oct 29, 2010
ePaper | Mobile/PDA Version
Google



Tamil Nadu
News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary |

Tamil Nadu - Madurai Printer Friendly Page   Send this Article to a Friend

Revenue staff stay away from office

Special Correspondent

— Photo: S. James

A deserted office at the Madurai Collectorate on Thursday.

MADURAI: As part of a State-wide strike, revenue department employees abstained from work en masse on Thursday.

Official sources said that members of the Tamil Nadu Revenue Officials' Associations staged the protest against non-filling up of vacancies in many districts. Despite repeated pleas to the government to look into their grievances, there had been no response. Hence, the decision to abstain from work on a mass scale, a member claimed and added that they might intensify the stir.

Other demands

Their other demands include parity in pay scale, promotion for eligible officers pending for several years.

A total of 550 employees, including 150 women, abstained from work. Many sections and wings in the Collectorate wore a deserted look.

Printer friendly page  
Send this article to Friends by E-Mail



Tamil Nadu

News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary | Updates: Breaking News |


News Update



The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | The Hindu ePaper | Business Line | Business Line ePaper | Sportstar | Frontline | Publications | eBooks | Images | Ergo | Home |

Copyright 2010, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu