Chandigarh, June 20
Laptop instructors have submitted a written grievance to the District Schooling Officer, UT, towards a personal contractor for allegedly demanding cash from them.
The grievance reads, “Lately, we got here to know that the contract for offering IT colleges was given to non-IT based mostly firm with no expertise in pc training and extremely unprofessional on GeM portal whereas SPIC (The society for Promotion of IT in Chandigarh) has been arrange beneath the aegis of the Division of Info Know-how Chandigarh.”
“New contractor is adopting unlawful strategies to extract cash by overtly demanding Rs 12,000 from us. He’s threatening to fireplace us if we don’t pay the quantity and have interaction new appointees on his personal,” alleged academics of their grievance.
Nonetheless, this isn’t the primary time when authorities faculty employees are harried lot as a result of contractor deployed by means of GeM portal by the UT Schooling Division.
In December final 12 months, faculty information entry operators in metropolis authorities faculties submitted a written grievance alleging that the contractor threatened to fireplace them and had requested them to signal a voucher value Rs 11,000 on account of 50 per cent share from their first wage.
In the meantime, Director, Faculty Schooling, Rubinderjit Singh Brar, stated, “I’ll personally inquire into the matter and take appropriate motion.” — TNS