Non -payment of salaries, a Tripura government employee writes for poison

Published on Sunday, 22 December 2019 23:00
Written by Our Correspondant
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Agartala, Dec 22,2019: An employee of Tripura government  has asked for poison for himself and family members.

Brajalal Debbarma, accountant ( Food Department) in a letter to Sub Divisional Magistrate of  Belonia on December 21 requesting him to supply poison for his family and himself.

In the letter, he stated that in spite of repeated request by him and his wife to pay his monthly salaries. But till date nothing was done for payment of his salaries, as a result his family is passing hard days with food and required medicine for the want of money. He gave ultimatum to supply poison by December 23rd.

Meanwhile, SDM of Belonia, Manik Lal Das after calling several times over telephone by this correspondent did not receive call to get clarification about the letter addressed to him.

Two years have passed there the BJP ruled state government employees did not get any DA. Earlier LF government used to give DA twice in a year to its employees.