Employees protest with ‘begging bowls’ outside Punjab FM’s office
Jangatha / Chandigarh : Employees of Punjab Secretariat on Wednesday protested with “begging bowls” out side the office of Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal here.
“Out protest symbolised non-fulfillment of our long pending demands pertaining to financial matters,” said Sukhchain Singh Khaira, the president of Punjab Civil Secretariat Employees Association.
The protesting employees demanded release of old arrears and current DA instalments. They also protested against levying of professional tax and non-implementation of the recommendation of the State Pay Commission.