Oct 29, 2012

PSC rank holders dharna started

Kerala PSC rank holders dharna started at all the district head quarters and secretariat.
BJP state president V.Muraleedharan inaugurated the dharna in front of secretariat. 

secretariat dharna at Thiruvananthapuram

RD employees Secretariat Dharna inaugurated

Thiruvananthapuram.K.Muraleedharan MLA has inaugurated the dharna conducted by the employees in the RD department for getting NRLM through Rural Development department.Hundreds of employees from
various districts participated the Dharna.

Oct 26, 2012

FSETO made statement against 29th strike by RD employees

Thiruvananthapuram .FSETO state committee made a statement over the RD employees strike proposed on 29th of this month . As per the statement FSETO said that the central scheme NRLM must implement through kudumbashree with the help of RD employees.ie the suggestion we get from the statement is that the scheme must implement through Kudumbashree with the help of VEOs working  in the panchayaths.
For more details read Deshabhimani dated 25th october 2012.
              Mean while some VEOs come against the proposed strike ,that the strike will only help higher officials in the RD department . VEOs are the only staff get burden of the scheme ie targets ,achievements etc when the scheme implement through RD dept or Kudumbashree.


Promotion and transfer of EO(WW) orders issued

Thiruvananthapuram.11 senior most Lady Village Extension Officers were promoted as Extension Officers (Women Welfare). Orders for transfer and postings of 25 Extension Officers (Women Welfare) were also issued.

Bakrid-October 27 Will be holiday

Thiruvananthapuram.Govt declared 27th of this month as public holiday for state government employees teachers and employees in public sector undertakings

Oct 20, 2012

Department-level panels for implement Malayalam as official language

The State Government has issued orders for the formation of  department-level committees for the implementation of Malayalam as the official language.
 The committee led by the department head will have to convene a review meeting once in three months with the participation of one official from the Official Language Department. The details of the meetings should be informed to the Language Department.
 Official language state committee members should participate in the department-level meetings.
This will help in solving the practical issues related to the change in language to Malayalam in each department.
All District Collectors should recommend the respective department heads to implement the government order.

MGNREGS Action Plan formation Guidelines -2012

Thiruvananthapuram.LSGD issued detailed guidelines for the formation of Labor Budget and Annual Action Plan for MGNREGS  for the year 2013-14

IAY Housing - Installments changed -order issued

Govt have  refixed the rate of different  installments given for IAY
Housing Scheme beneficieries. As per the new direction 1st installment will
 be  Rs 60000 after digging foundation, 2nd installment Rs 80000 after
completing foundation, 3rd installment Rs 40000 after completing roof and
 final installment after finishing works Rs 20000.

Implement NRLM through RD department- RD employees dharna on 29th of this month

Thiruvananthapuram. All employees including VEOs, Extension officers, JBDOs,BDOs and other higher officials in the RD department will conduct one day agitation before secretariat on 29th of this month to demand NRLM. Now the Panchayath department is trying to implement the central scheme through Kudumbashree. Due to this reason some employees think that this move will interpret as a move against the Kudumbashree and it will make adverse effects.

Oct 17, 2012

MGNREGS _ ward level co ordination committee reconstituted

Thiruvananthapuram. State govt has reconstituted the ward level co ordination committee for MGNREGS. As per the new order 9 members including the gramasabha coordinator were included in the committee.


Oct 10, 2012

NRLM through Kudumbashree and ADS volunteer become mates

After discussion with LDF leaders in connection with Kudumbashree rappakal strike Dr M.K.Muneer panchayath minister said that the NRLM will implement in the state only through Kudumbashree.He added that the the govt will appoint ADS volunteers as mates in MGNREGS .Another decision in the descussion is that the govt will try its best to reduce the interest of the Kudumbashree loans to 4%.

Ayudvedic Doctors Pension age hiked

Thiruvananthapuram.The cabinet meetng going on decided to increase the pension age of Ayurvedic Doctors increased to 60.

ETC Thaliparamba 6th batch result has not published yet,

Thaliparamba. VEO grade 2 seniority list is going to publish. But the result of VEOs from the 6th has not published yet.Another noted thing is that the result of 7th and 8th batch results have already published.The proforma for collecting VEOs details for pulishing seniority list is now sent to all the blocks. But these VEOs details will not specify the result of the training due to the delay of publishing results.

PSC published the examination programme for the month of December 2012


MGNREGS - employees will be withdrawn if the expenditure below 50 lakh

SEGC (state employment guarantee council ) meeting held last week decided to with draw the contract employees from panchayaths in which the annual expenditure below 50 lakh per year.All the works in these panchayaths will be given to block panchayaths. committee also decided to appoint more staffs in panchayaths in which the annual expenditure over 1.5 crore. Committee took another decision to give maternity benefits to contract employees working in MGNREGS.   

Oct 9, 2012

State government employees and teachers will go on an indefinite strike from January 8

State government employees and teachers will go on an indefinite strike from January 8 to press their demands. A. Sreekumar, general convener, Action Council of State Employees and Teachers, and C.R. Jose Prakash, general convener, Action Council of Teachers and Service Organisations, said Thiruvananthapuram on Monday that the indefinite strike had been called to demand withdrawal of the contributory pension scheme and protest against cut in posts.

Oct 4, 2012

Govt Offices working days may be reduced to 5

As per media reports, Cabinet note has been prepared for reduce the working days of govt offices to 5 days.The next cabinet meeting will discuss this matter along with the pension age hike.


12th Plan Subsidy Guidelines revised

Thiruvananthapuram.As per the decentralization co- ordination committee decision plan implementation guidelines again revised by the government .as per the new guideline the implementing officer must verify whether the beneficiary belongs to BPL or not

VIEW new subsidy guidelines

Oct 2, 2012

Govt will continue the support for 'Janasree': KC Joseph


VEO grade2 seniority list soon

Thiruvananthapuram.CRD starts to collect details of recently appointed VEOs details for the preparation of grade 2 seniority list.
After collecting data from blocks the seniority list will published and grade promotion will take place. As per the present status more than 150 newly recruited VEOs will promoted as Grade 1 VEOs.

LDC exam for PH postponed

PSC postponed the LDC(category no  258/2012)exam proposed on 11/10/2012 for physically handicapped candidates due to some matters .the new date will be published later.