Punjab to provide 4-9-14 scales for RMOS and regularise Pharmacists and Class-IV employees

North Gazette News/ Chandigarh

Rural Development Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwasaid that in recognition of their hard work and devotion the Government of Punjab is contemplating implementation of 4-9-14 scales for the RMOS and regularisation of Pharmacists and Class-IV employees associated with them. The Department of Rural Development and Panchayats is actively and continuously working at frontline in the fight against COVID-19. The Rural Development and Panchayats Minister  said that the Medical Officers, Pharmacists and other employees associated with healthcare in rural areas are doing exemplary work in this regard.

On the directions of the Minister three member committee has been constituted to look into the matter and present a well documented report to Director, RDP covering all its aspects. The Committee shall comprise of the following members Sh Sanjeev Garg, Deputy Director – Chairman, Mr. Kuldeep Singh Banwait, DCFA – Member and Deepak Ohri, Section Officer – Member.

The committee shall present its draft report to the Director on Monday i.e May 4 by noon and shall submit its final report by Tuesday, i.e May 5 by noon. The committee is required to consider implementation of 4-9-14 scale of pay for RMOS and Regularisation considering increase in financial load, overage and ineligible employees and relevant basis, like policy, guidelines, rules etc of Government of Punjab and Salary Enhancement for Pharmacists and Class IV employees.