Implement pay panel recommendations : Restore old pension scheme, say retired teachers
Restore old pension scheme, say retired teachers
Members of the Association of Tamil Nadu Retired Teachers of Schools and Colleges staged a demonstration here on Tuesday urging the government to implement the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations immediately.
Its district president Sambasivan, who led the programme near Chidambara Nagar bus stop along Palayamkottai Road here, said the new pension scheme for the government employees should be replaced with the old pension scheme.
Students, who wish to pursue medicine, should be exempted from taking National Eligibility cum Entrance Test. Besides, drought relief should be extended to affected farmers. He asked the government to take necessary steps to constitute the Cauvery Management Board.