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Odisha Government clamped prohibition on employees to participate in dharnas or strikes under the ESMA

Bhubaneswar:31/7/17:: In a bid to ensure the emergency ambulance services work being uninterrupted, the State Government today clamped prohibition on employees to participate in dharnas or strikes under the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA).

The ESMA is an act of Parliament of India which was established to ensure the delivery of certain services, which if obstructed would affect the normal life of the people

The act has been clamped for a six months period with effect from August 1, ensuring that the healthcare delivery system is not affected.

ESMA, with effect from tomorrow imposes restrictions over workers to carry out agitations and cease work, who are engaged in the emergency healthcare ambulance services either run by government or through agencies on PPP mode.

“In exercise of the power conferred by sub-section (1) of Section 3, 2 of Orissa Essential Services Maintenance Act, 1988 (Orissa Act 9 of 1992), the state government prohibits the cessation of work by workers/ crew members engaged for running medical ambulance service including 108 and 102 ambulance services,” read a notification issued by Special Secretary to Government Lalit Das.

About Ashok Palit

Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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