Retd non-gazetted police personnel hold protest

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STATE TIMES NEWS

JAMMU: Non-Gazetted Police Pensioners Welfare Forum on Monday held a protest here in front of Press Club to press the government to fulfil their long pending demand regarding pay anomaly.
A large number of retired non-gazetted police personnel under the leadership of Ajit Singh, Chairman, Non-Gazetted Police Pensioners Welfare Forum gathered outside Press Club and started raised slogans against the government for ignoring their long pending demand regarding pay anomalies.
Addressing the protestors, Ajit Singh said that Government is giving the effect of its Order No 229-F of 2014 dated October 7, 2014 regarding pay anomaly, from the date of order though the effect should be given from the year 1996 when 5th Pay Commission was implemented throughout the State leaving only police department.
He criticized the Government and the Police Department for ignoring the just and genuine demand of the poor police pensioners.
He demanded enhancement in the medical allowance, reservation for the children of police personnel, etc.