Anganwari demand 15 months honorarium

SRINAGAR: Anganwari Helpers to Supervisor Thursday staged a protest demanding the release of pending honorarium.

The workers alleged that government has not cleared their pending wages and they are facing exploitation.  The protest was led by Anganwari Workers and Helpers Association president Mymoona Nazki.

Protesting workers warned that they will intensify their agitation across the state if their demands are not met soon.

Most of the workers have not received their honorarium for 15 months and a number of families are “facing difficulties to eke out living as Anganwadi women workers remain the sole breadwinner in their family.”

A protesting worker told CNS that they are being forced to work without any entitlement. (CNS)

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS