Port Blair, Oct. 13: Condemning the move taken by the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration in the matter of online/walk-in-interview for contractual appointment, the ANTCC President, Shri Ranglal Halder and the Chairman, Campaign Committee of ANTCC, Shri G Bhaskar today observed that the move is against the interest of unemployed youth of A&N Islands.

The ANTCC leaders referred to the news published in the Administration’s mouthpiece, ‘The Daily Telegrams’ on 10th October 2021 on the matter of online/walk-in-interview for contractual appointment of employees afresh at the end of 11 months or the period envisaged and the existing employees can also apply therein.  The Chief Secretary, A&N Administration also specifically directed thereon that there should not be no endless continuation of contractual employees, year after year.

Halder and Bhasker strongly condemned the news item on behalf of the unemployed educated Youths of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. 

They said that there are thousands of posts lying vacant in all departments of A&N Administration, which are required to be filled up on top priority basis. At the same time, creation and sanction of various posts for recruitment in all departments are also to be taken up and completed within a prescribed time schedule.