RAOA demands release of gratuity

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Feb 3: All J&K Retired Agriculture Officers Association (RAOA) held a meeting under the chairmanship of its general secretary.
In the meeting, the aggrieved pensioners of the Agriculture Department impressed upon the Accountant General to release the retained gratuity in respect of all the retirees forthwith as the High Court in its directions has ordered that Government order number 279-agri of 2008 will remain in force till DPC is conducted by the Government.
The association also decided to forward the copy of the Court’s decision to the Accountant General to facilitate him to issues order for the release of the part gratuity kept withheld by him.