OPPOSITION UDF led by the Congress on Tuesday alleged the CPI(M)-led authorities illegally appointed family members of social gathering leaders in state enterprises and makes an attempt had been on to give everlasting jobs for a number of social gathering sympathisers now serving as contract staff.
Raising the problem of alleged “backdoor” entry of CPI(M) employees in authorities service within the Assembly, Opposition chief Ramesh Chennithala stated that Kerala Chalachithra Academy director Kamal, in a letter to state Cultural Affairs Minister A Okay Balan, has really useful that 4 social gathering sympathisers be made everlasting workers on the academy to “maintain the Left nature of the academy”.
Kamal, a famous movie director, was made the academy head after the LDF got here to energy.
Chennithala additionally launched a listing of family members of Left leaders and sympathisers who’ve been given “backdoor” appointments in Kerala Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (KINFRA), which is below the Industries Department.
The record included A Rakhil, son of CPI(M) legislator P Okay Sasi; A Nikhil, a neighborhood DYFI chief in Kannur; and U S Rahul, the son-in-law of N Sasidharan Nair, who had served within the private workers of Pinarayi Vijayan up to now.
Chennithala alleged that eligibility norms had been tweaked to make sure the entry of the wards and kin of social gathering leaders in numerous posts within the KINFRA.
Industries Minister E P Jayarajan, nevertheless, claimed that the appointments had been made on humanitarian grounds.
Replying to the Opposition allegation that the state Public Service Commission has been diminished to a scarecrow, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated the federal government coverage is to make appointments in a clear method. “Efforts are on to make sure that most appointments are reported to the state Public Service Commission and make appointments by means of that company. As per the newest particulars, 1.51 lakh individuals have been given recommendation memo (for job) by the Commission. Besides, appointments in 52 authorities establishments have been transferred to the Commission,’’ he stated.
Meanwhile, Kamal’s letter on the everlasting job suggestions evoked sharp protest from the Congress and BJP.
BJP state secretary P Sudheer demanded that Kamal be faraway from the submit of Kerala Chalachithra Academy director. “These four persons were appointed in the academy only because of their political loyalty… The BJP would launch an agitation if the government fails to remove Kamal. The government has cheated lakhs of unemployed youths waiting for a job,” he stated.
Despite repeated makes an attempt, Kamal didn’t reply on the problem.