“It came to our notice from various sources that the salaries for the teaching and non-teaching staff of the colleges under the University of Delhi that are 100 per cent funded by the Government of NCT have not been released for the past four months,” the letter stated.
“The staff members of the concerned colleges are put to unfathomable hardship in the absence of their monthly salaries. The staff members and their families are facing distress during the present pandemic situation,” it stated.
Stating that the essential survival of workers members in these making an attempt occasions is in danger, Pani requested Sisodia to concern crucial instructions to the officers involved to launch the required grant-in-aid to the respective colleges on high precedence.
The Delhi authorities had launched Rs 18.75 crore as grant-in-aid for cost of salaries to workers of 12 University of Delhi (DU) colleges funded by it in June, which was known as inadequate.
Prior to that, the federal government had additionally sanctioned grant-in-aid in May, which was additionally known as insufficient.
DU and the Delhi authorities have been locked in a tussle over the formation of governing our bodies in 28 colleges, partially or absolutely funded by town authorities, with each accusing the opposite of delaying the method.