An increase in the retirement age of employees can be seen. In fact, a big announcement was made by the state government for this. In which it was said that the retirement age of the employees would be increased for 3 years. At the same time, preparations were made to increase it from 62 to 65 years. However, so far no process has been seen on this. On which a big demand has been made by the employees from the state government.
Employees Retirement Age Hike: The demand for retirement age by employees across the country has intensified. A large number of employees are demanding an increase in the retirement age. Meanwhile, the state government had announced to increase the retirement age by 3 years. However, after the announcement was given by the government on the continuous protests. At the same time, the retirement age has not been increased so far. On which the employees are getting furious and are demanding an increase with clarification from the government on the retirement age.
Preparation to increase retirement age by 3 years from 62 to 65
The professor of Kashmir University has demanded clarification-clarity from the government on its decision to increase the retirement age of professors. The big announcement was made by the government on 23 November. In which it was said that the retirement age of teachers of all universities of Jammu and Kashmir will be increased by 3 years. Due to paucity of seats, preparations were made to increase the retirement age of the employees by 3 years from 62 years to 65 years.
Employees looking to increase retirement income
The professor of the same university says that at present no explanation has been given by the government in this regard. At the same time, there is no clarity on how long the formal orders will be issued. Ever since the announcement, workers have been looking forward to an increase in retirement income. At the same time, after this announcement made by the state government, protests are being held by the youth and other teachers of the state. It has not officially seen any progress after a public announcement by the Chancellor. The professor is constantly getting confused. The employees are demanding the government to clarify its views on this.
Demand for clarification
Along with this the staff say that about 389 students in the University of Kashmir and Jammu are facing the problem of supervision alone while 8 PhD scholars preferentially guide GRF but as per law 1 year before their retirement that they are not allowed to work in Which will now affect the students as most of the senior teachers will retire.
At the same time, the professor says that the confusion regarding the decision to increase the retirement age of professors by 3 years by the Jammu and Kashmir Administration and Higher Education Department should be removed and the state government should refrain from playing with the future of teachers including students.
Earlier, a clarification was issued by a senior official of the state government. In which it was said that the government is considering all the matters. After the protests, the government will take a decision in the interest of all sections. Although no proposal has been prepared on increasing the retirement age so far, nor is it being ruled out by the government. However, only time will tell what is the position of the government after the protests, but only the students are being harmed by this.