Salary Issue Of SSA Teachers Under Active Consideration: Govt

Advisor B B Vyas reviews liquidity position, fund requirement of various departments

SRINAGAR — The Government to­day said the salary related issues of SSA teachers are under active con­sideration. This information was given at a meeting convened here today by the Advisor to the Gover­nor, B B Vyas to review the liquid­ity position and fund requirement of various departments.

Principal Secretary, Fi­nance, Navin K Choudhary and other senior officers of the Finance Department were present at the meeting.

The meeting was informed that the Finance Department has already released Rs140 crore for disbursement of sal­ary to SSA teachers, and the entire gamut of the salary related issues of such teach­ers are under active consider­ation of the Government.

In other decisions taken at the meeting included the release of Rs 100 crore for PMGSY roads, Rs 8 crore to the Prison Department, Rs10 crore to the Home Depart­ment for the uniform of police personnel besides various other smaller releases in favor of other departments.

The Principal Secretary Finance informed the meet­ing that adequate resources were available for the ongo­ing developmental works in the State.

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