They should attend their offices and if need be, meet me there at the Secretariat. And so should bureaucrats,” the chief minister has this standing order, CMO said.
DIMAPUR, MAR 4 (NPN): State services associations have requested the state cabinet to approve the effective date of the 7th ROP w.e.f. March 1, 2017 (2017-18).
The association have also appealed to the chief minister and his colleagues to convey the government, decision on the implementation of the 7th ROP before the finalization of the 2017-18 budget documents.
According to an official bulletin, the office bearers of state services associations including CANSSEA, NCSA, NSSA, FONSFSA, NPSA, NF&ASA and NASSA met the chief minister on March 4, 2017. After in-depth deliberation, the chief minister, however, told the associations that the effective date and year for implementing the 7th ROP would be decided in the next state cabinet meeting.
With regard to implementation, the associations had submitted representation four times to the state government to implement the 7th ROP w.e.f. January 1, 2016.
The associations, however, after in depth discussion on February 27, 2017 at Hotel Japfu, decided to accept the 7th ROP w.e.f. March 1, 2017 considering the financial problems of the state government.