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Jagan Govt extends services of contract employees till Sept 30, NDP accuses

Amaravati : The Andhra Pradesh government has given a good news to the contract employees during the Coronavirus period

The Andhra Pradesh government has given a good news to the contract employees during the Coronavirus period. YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has recently issued key directives regarding contract employees working in 8 branches of the government, extending the tenure of contract employees performing duties in the respective branches till September 30, 2021. Finance Secretary KVV Satyanarayana on Wednesday issued orders to this effect.

Meanwhile, the government is prepared to provide the first tranche of assistance to the farmers under the YSR Rythu Bharosa Scheme on Thursday. About Rs 7,500 will be formally released in the farmers’ accounts by CM Jagan today. Of the 52,38,517 farmer families eligible for farmer assurance this year, 1,86,254 are landless SC, ST, BC, minority and forest cultivators.

A total of Rs. 3928.88 crore, including 1,010.45 crores under PM Kisan and Rs. 2,918.43 crore under the state’s farmer guarantee scheme would be disbursed into the beneficiaries accounts. The list of eligible farmers for the scheme has already reached the Rythu Bharosa Centres and displayed.

Reacting to the ditching of contract employees proposal the National Democratic Party Andhra Pradesh Secretary RK Rao lambasted YSRCP party and its Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan for filling all the government posts at the local governments level by its cadre, the rank and file, now cheating contract employees, which is not fair.

BK Rao lambasted Jagan Government for cheating contract employees who are mostly SC,ST, BC and Minorities. Rao called upon the democrats (Bahujan) to teach a lesson to all those who cheat them.