ESMA on Employees of Hyderabad Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board


Whereas, the services connected with the affairs of the State in relation to the maintenance of water supply and distribution thereof is an essential service as defined in Section 2(1)(a)(i) of the Andhra Pradesh Essential Services Maintenance Act, 1971 (Andhra Pradesh Act No.20 of 1971).

And whereas, the Government have prohibited strikes in Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board for a period of six months vide notification issued in G.O.Rt.No.148, Municipal Administration and Urban Development (C) Department, Dated:18.04.2015 with effect from 18.04.2015. The said period of six months expired on 17.10.2015.

And whereas, the Government have satisfied in public interest that it is necessary and expedient to prohibit strikes in the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board for a further period of six months.

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of Section 3 of the Andhra Pradesh Essential Services Maintenance Act, 1971 (Andhra Pradesh Act No.20 of 1971), the Government of Telangana hereby prohibits strikes in all services connected with the maintenance of Water Supply and distribution in the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board for a further period of six months with immediate effect.

The Managing Director, Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board, Hyderabad shall take necessary action accordingly.

HMWS & SB – The Andhra Pradesh Essential Services Maintenance Act, 1971 – Prohibition of strikes by the Employees of Hyderabad Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board – Orders – Issued.

MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (C) DEPARTMENT

G.O.RT.No.429 Dated: 21.10.2015.
1. G.O.Rt.No.148, Municipal Administration and Urban Development (C) Department, Dated:18.04.2015.
2. From the Managing Director, Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board, Hyderabad Letter No.4424/ Dir(P&A)/C3/2015/5222, Dated:05.09.2015.

Prohibition of strikes by the Employees of Hyderabad Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board


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Advocate, Journalist and Founder of Telangana Navanirmana Sena From Mahabubnagar,Telangana State, India Email Me — pavan@tgnns.com

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