A deputation of All JK NHM Employees Association Jammu Division headed by its Spokesperson Faizan Ali Tramboo met with Health Minister Bali Bhagat at his residence Jammu and briefed him about the long pending demands of all NHM Employees working in the state. The deputation first congratulates Bali Bhagat for becoming State Health Minister and hoped that he would concede all the long pending demands of NHM Employees.
During the half hour meeting with Health Minister, the deputation apprised Bali Bhagat about various problems and demands of NHM Employees and discussed the issue of regularization. The deputation submitted the chartered of demands through menorandum to Minister which includes immediate regularization of all NHM Employees, Incentives for Paramedics, yearly enhancement of salary, job security, general insurance to all employees working under NHM, maternity leave benefit for female staff at par with regular staff, equal pay for equal work and fixed monthly salary for ASHAs.
The Health Minister gave a parient hearing to the demands putforth by the NHM delegation and assured them that he will look into it for appropriate action. Meanwhile, the deputation also met with Mission Director NHM Dr Mohan Singh and submitted him an memorandum. Among others who were present in the deputation includes Mohit Seth, Ashok Shan, Block President NHM Dansal Rohit Seth, Vijay Sharma, Mohammad Ashfaq and Waseem ul Haq.