AIRAAASECR to stage dharna at Jantar Mantar on Aug 10

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 09 Aug 2017 10:30:20


Staff Reporter,


All India Railway Act Apprentice Association of South East Central Railway (AIRAAASECR), Bilaspur Zone is going to stage grand dharna at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi on August 10 to protest against callous attitude of Railway administration.
Sandeep Kumar, General Secretary of (AIRAAASECR) informed media persons that over 650 youths have completed their training under railway division for Act Apprentice and are jobless due to callous attitude of the railway officials.

He alleged that all over country recruitment for 2017 batch candidates have been done by in SECR the process for recruitment is on snail pace. The Association demands termination of orders issued by Railway Board (order number RBE71/2016 and RBE34/2017). The recruitment of Railway Act Apprentice to be done under old rule of Railway (RBE136/2004, 137/2010, 171/2010). The other demands are recruitment of Act Apprentice in vacant 2.5 lakh posts in Railway safety category.

As per railway sources, it’s a policy matter and as per guidelines received from Railway board the steps are taken. As per latest information the Railway board has decided to recruit the candidates through Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) for fair selection of candidates.