State Administrative Council (SAC) sanction to the creation Readers Grade-I, II, Senior Stenographers and Junior Stenographers posts in Subordinate Judiciary.
The SAC deliberated upon the various proposals submitted by Administrative departments for its consideration and approval.
The SAC accorded sanction to the creation of 29 posts of Readers Grade-I, 58 posts of Readers Grade-II, 23 posts of Senior Stenographers and 21 posts of Junior Stenographers in the Subordinate Judiciary to implement the recommendations of Shetty Pay Commission for the staff of Subordinate Judiciary and to implement the directions issued by Supreme Court in this regard.
With the creation of these posts, Jammu and Kashmir have fully implemented the recommendations of the Commission for the staff of Subordinate Judiciary which include their career progression and grant of allowances etc. at par with their counterparts in other States.
The SAC accorded sanction to the enhancement of remuneration/honorarium being paid to Research Assistants in Jammu and Kashmir High Court from Rs 15000 to Rs 25000 per month. The move will bring their honorarium/remuneration at par with their counterparts in other High Courts of the country.