ASGEA accuses members of calling unauthorized meeting

Gangtok, 28 Jul:

All Sikkim Government Employees Association [ASGEA] forGroup C&Dhas condemned the announcement of a meeting called by a group led by ASGEA member, SangayZangpo.

“A group of members from the association led by MrZangpohas calleda separate meeting without the permission of the legally constituted executivecommittee of ASGEA for Group C&D. MrZangpohas further made a fake claim that Chief Minister PawanChamling will be attending the meet scheduled to be held on 29 Jul,” alleged ASGEA general secretary, SB Gurung.

He has further appealed to all members to avoid being misled by MrZangpoand urged them not to attend the said meet.

“We have already submitted our demands and recommendations to the CM.If the group led by MrZangpo feels that we are not doing our job properly then they should share their issues with the executive committee. We are ready to conduct fresh election,” added MrGurung.

He also informed that MrZangpohas asked fee of Rs 500 from the employees attending the event which is in violation of the association’s constitution.

He further accusedMrZangpo of threatening him to resign from his post as general secretary of the association.