Friday, August 12, 2016
NGOs' Association takes up the issue of Quarter allotment under General Pool
The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman and Nicobar Islands drew the attention of the A & N Administration towards various issues on quarter allotment and upkeeping of General Pool residential accommodations under the Administration. Shri T.S. Sreekumar, General Secretary of the Association, in a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary, A & N Administration has pointed out the difficulties being faced by govt. employees working under A & N Administration in getting a govt. residential accommodation even after serving 30 to 35 years. Highlighting various difficulties being faced by govt. employees, he brought several points to the notice of Chief Secretary which includes (i) Re-pooling of large number of Type II, III & IV quarters transferred earlier to Medical College in a non-transparent way (ii) Re-construction/renovation of all dilapidated General Pool accommodations at Junglighat, Delanipur, Mohanpura, Deen Street etc. (iii) Against demolition of govt. quarters and diversion of the land for other purpose (iv) Cancellation of allotment of General Pool accommodation to Central agencies, autonomous bodies etc., and other agencies (v) Simplification the quarter allotment process and (vi) Timely repairing of all govt. quarters of South Andaman area & outstations.