Historic Judgment on Pay Parity of Technicians with Lighting Assistants w.e.f. form 01/12/1983

As informed earlier , the combined efforts by ARTEE and ADTEA for getting justice for Technicians yielded result today. The combined hearing of SLP filed by ADTEA in Notional Fixation Case and Review Petition by ARTEE in earlier rejected SLP in case with Arrears was listed in Hon’ble Supreme Court today the 10/01/2013. After Arguments Hon’ble Apex Court rejected SLP of Department and upheld the Verdict of Hon’ble High Court of Chennai granting Notional Fixation to Technicians with Pay Parity with Lighting Assistants w.e.f. 01/12/1983. The Pay parity is already restored w.e.f. 01/01/1996.

The Hon’ble Court issued Notice to Department in Review Petition seeking their reply in two weeks. Hearing on Review Petition is due in coming weeks.

It is again the victory of Unity of Both the Associations and employees as ARTEE has swiftly filed Review Petition when SLP in ADTEA case was referred to Same bench and both SLP and Review Petition were clubbed.

ARTEE always open for such innovative actions rising above anything. ARTEE wholeheartedly express its gratitude to everyone who contributed in the cause. The efforts of Sh. G.M.Tyagi, Secy.(Sr. Tech/Tech),ARTEE, Ph: 09868014360,09717045831 and office bearers of sister Association are highly commended.

In today’s hearing from ARTEE,  President , Gen. Secy. and Secy.(Sr.Tech/Tech.) alongwith Office bearers of Sister Association were Present.


                 Anilkumar S.,                                                  Umesh Chandra,
                   Gen.Secy.                                                          President
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