THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Along with his order cancelling the nice service entry awarded to income undersecretary Salini O G courting controversy, particularly when it comes to its wording, further chief secretary A Jayathilak has issued a recent order revising the sooner one. It was on July 15 that Jayathilak issued an order cancelling the nice service entry to Salini, who offered data on the tree felling in response to an RTI question.
In the meantime, the Secretariat Motion Council has determined to method the Governor towards the federal government taking vengeful motion towards the choice. As per the earlier order, it was Jayathilak who cancelled the nice service entry based mostly on his observations. If his July 15 order cancelling her good service entry had said that “I’m of the view” as a cause for cancellation, the brand new order issued on Monday mentioned the federal government had taken a call on this regard.
The revised order mentioned a preliminary inquiry and examination of some recordsdata confirmed that her integrity just isn’t past doubt. “The federal government has examined the matter intimately and has determined to cancel the nice service entry awarded to Salini O G with speedy impact,” mentioned the brand new order, including that the identical could be entered in her service e-book.
The July 15 order which said that “I’m of the view that she just isn’t eligible for a very good service entry” had kicked up a row. Service organisations had come out towards the choice to cancel the entry and had additionally identified that the order wouldn’t maintain authorized scrutiny, primarily due to its wording. It’s on this backdrop that the income secretary issued a revised order.
“Clearly, the revised order is a part of a drama being performed to avoid wasting Jayathilak. As an alternative of Jayathilak cancelling the entry, it has now been made to look as if it’s the authorities that has cancelled the entry. The workers will proceed to struggle the choice,” mentioned Anil Kumar of Kerala Secretariat Affiliation.
On Monday, the Secretariat Motion Council staged a dharna in entrance of the Secretariat expressing solidarity with Salini. Senior Congress chief Ramesh Chennithala mentioned the difficulty could be raised within the meeting. “The federal government is searching down an official who offered data below the RTI Act, because it has many issues to cowl up. The difficulty of motion towards Salini and transferring further secretary J Benzy for elevating their voices will likely be introduced earlier than the Home,” mentioned Chennithala.
Motion council convener M S Jyothish, KPCC secretary Pranakumar, motion council chief D Anil Kumar and N Gopakumar had been the opposite audio system. The council burnt a replica of the order cancelling Salini’s good service entry.