KANPUR: The Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers has called for a countrywide stir on February 12 and 13 to highlight their demands.
The conferderation had urged the Central government employees to participate in the 48-hour stir. The major demands put forth by the confederation include merging dearness in basic salary, regularisation of temporary employees, review of salary allowances and other.
Regional president of the confederation RN Parashar addressed two gatherings, one at Rail Mail Service (RMS) on Cantt side of the railway station and other at GPO on Bada Chauraha. Parashar said that the national president of the confederation KKN Kutti and national general secretary M Krishnan had urged the Centre to accept their demands while staging demonstration on January 9 at Jantar Mantar in Delhi.
On January 10, the decision was reached to hold a two-day stir in which the employees of railways and defence establishments were also urged to join.
He mentioned that on Wednesday, the employees of Income Tax department, postal department and others will be urged to participate in the stir.