Retd employees convention on April 25

Retd employees convention on April 25

Addressing a news conference here on Wednesday, he said, the B S Yeddyurappa government had failed to fulfill the demands of the association since 2009. Around 50,000 members would participate in the 8th mega convention to be held on April 25 to be inaugurated by chief minister B S Yeddyurappa. Tumkur MP and district-in-charge minister would participate in the programme, he said.

The demands include to increase the pension amount on a par with the central government employees, funeral allowance, group insurance to them. They also seek to revise the age limit from 65 to 60 of the senior citizens who travel by KSRTC buses, who get concession in bus fare and others would be stressed in the convention, he stated. G K Nagaraju and S Boregowda were also present