Thursday, 25 June 2020
NFPE writes to Department on appointment to the ward of deceased Postal Employees due to COVID-19 disease.
Ref: PF/NFPE/COVID-19 Dated – 25.06.2020
Shri. P. K. Bisoi
Department of Posts
Dak Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001
Sub: - Appointment to the ward of deceased Postal Employees due to COVID-19 disease.
As you are aware that at some places, Postal Employees including GDS have expired due to COVID-19. After death of earning member, family comes under great trouble.
Though we have come to know that your good self has issued instructions to all Chief PMGs to settle the claims and pensioner matters of such deceased employees on priority basis for which this union convey thanks to you.
But to mitigate the problems of family of deceased employee, it is very much required that a ward of the deceased employees may kindly be given appointment relaxing the norms under relaxation of Recruitment rules as early as possible.
It is therefore requested to kindly cause suitable instructions in this regard so that the family of the deceased employee may get relief.
(R. N. Parashar)Secretary General