IMPHAL: The Association of Premier State College Seniors (APSCS) celebrated its XVth foundation day at a function held at DM College Complex on Thursday.
Addressing to media persons at DM College on Thursday, General Secretary of APSCS Dr. A.K. Chishti expressed their happiness for passing the pensioner bills by the high court and said that it will give additional three years to those lecturers who retired from after 2006.
He further demanded payment of pending salaries for the lecturers and selected grade lecturers’ in the Rs.12, 000 to 18,300 pay scale. He appealed to the government of Manipur to sanction the salaries and look into the matter at the earliest. Mention may be made that the bill was passed on January 22 this year.
The general secretary clarified that they are not against the state government but merely demanding the implementation of the bill which was passed recently by the high court.