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PAU staff protest against non-payment of salaries,arrears

The union leaders said the PAU employees had still not got the arrears of revised pay scales due since May 2011.

The PAU Employees’ Union on Monday staged a protest against the dilly-dallying attitude of the Punjab government regarding releasing salaries for the month of September 2013.

Hundreds of employees,including women,and pensioners participated in the rally,raising slogans against the government in front of Thapar Hall at PAU.

The union leaders said the PAU employees had still not got the arrears of revised pay scales due since May 2011.

Paramjit Singh Gill,president of the PAU Employees’ Union,and Dr Gulzar Singh Pandher,general secretary of the union,said the state government was not providing its clearance to release the grants of employees pending for a long time. There was great resentment amongst teachers,employees and pensioners due to non-payment of salary and pension,even on Dussehra,he added.