Saturday, May 19, 2012

Committee formed by Delhi Government to promote Welfare of DTC Workers

A committee was formed by Delhi Government on 18 May 2012 under the chairmanship of principal secretary of the finance department to promote the welfare of Delhi Transport Corp (DTC) workers. The objective of forming the committee is to ensure participation of DTC workers in Delhi Transport Corporation management. The decision to form the committee was announced by Delhi CM in a meeting on 18 May 2012.

The Committee was formed to examine the issues raised by DTC employees and is to submit its report along with the recommendations.

The decision to form a committee was taken in the wake of DTC employees demanding extension of welfare schemes such as medical facilities, uniform scheme of pension and regularisation of services of conductors and drivers on compassionate ground.

It will comprise Commissioner Transport, Chairman & Managing Director of DTC, Labour Commissioner and representatives of the DTC employees.

A meeting was held on 18 May 2012 to discuss on the enhancement of efficiency of the DTC workers. The meeting was chaired by Delhi Chief Minister, Sheela Dixit.