The Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Company (PCMC) has determined to refill over 4,000 vacant posts in a phase-wise method. The civic administration has taken the choice after the state authorities gave a inexperienced sign for filling up the vacant posts. All of the posts are everlasting ones. The PCMC already has over 8,000 workers.
“We now have obtained a go forward from the state authorities for filling up the vacant posts,” Further Municipal Commissioner Vikas Dhakane instructed indianexpress.com.
“We’re not going to refill the posts at one go. They are going to be stuffed up in a phase-wise method,” Dhakane added.
The state authorities has requested the PCMC to consider its monetary assets earlier than filling up the posts. “In view of the instructions of the state authorities vis-a-vis civic funds, we’ll refill the posts in keeping with our monetary situation. If we’re ready to refill the posts, then we’ll go forward. In any other case, we’ll anticipate issues to enhance,” he stated.
Officers stated that “choice shall be finished by interviews and written checks.”
Previously, corporators’ writ used to run when it got here to filling up vacancies. “Some years in the past, a number of influential corporators and political leaders obtained jobs for his or her kith and kin on the PCMC. Issues have modified over time however the demand for bribes persists,” activist Lahoo Landge stated.
Final yr, the appointment of everlasting medical doctors got here beneath the scanner. A PCMC committee member allegedly instructed the candidates to pay a bribe of Rs 30 lakh every in lieu of receiving the appointments. After The Indian Express highlighted the difficulty, the medical doctors obtained the roles with out paying any bribe.
In the meantime, Mayor Usha Dhore has directed the PCMC administration to arrange all mandatory remedy services for Covid-19 sufferers. She additionally requested the administration to take up an consciousness drive to curb the unfold of the an infection.
The mayor’s instructions got here at a assessment assembly convened within the PCMC commissioner’s cabin on Tuesday. Standing committee chairman Nitin Landge, BJP Home chief Namdeo Dhake, extra commissioner Vikas Dhakane, well being medical officer Dr Ok Anil Roy, extra well being medical officer Dr Pavan Salve, assistant well being medical officer Dr Laxman Gofane and lady officer Dr Varsha Dange, amongst others, have been current.
“Within the present scenario, Covid circumstances are surging quickly. Nevertheless, a lot of the circumstances are asymptomatic. Residents shouldn’t panic however ought to comply with authorities norms strictly in order that we will cease the unfold of the an infection,” the mayor stated.
The mayor urged the administration to maintain all PCMC hospitals prepared. Moreover, she additionally directed the administration to hurry up the vaccination of youngsters within the age group of 15-18.