Civic Safaikaramchari Union today demanded from the Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC), to fill the vacant posts saying that safai karamcharies are overburdened due to increased work.
Rinku Gill, president of Civic Safaikaramchari Union, said that safai karamcharies have also not been provided sweeping related tools by the contractors.
He also said that safai karamcharies have also not been given their Provident Fund since the last 2 years.He said, four months ago, 600 posts for the safai karamcharies were created by the JMC and many deserving candidates filled the form but the posts have not been filled.
Rinku Gill requested the Commissioner of JMC not to give any new tender to the contractors until safai karamcharies get their Provident Fund.He also requested the Commissioner to fill the vacancies created by the department.
He also demanded re-organization of Jammu Municipal Corporation.