Jammu, Sep 10: As an encouragement to the dedicated team of sanitation staff of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday announced one week's additional salary for the staff, as a special one-time incentive.
Mr Malik made the announcement, after meeting Simrandeep Singh, Chief Executive Officer of the Shrine Board, at the Raj Bhavan in Srinagar.
The Governor, who is also the Chairman of the Shrine Board, complimented the CEO and all employees of the Board, particularly the sanitation staff, for providing cleanliness and hygienic facilities to the pilgrims and bringing recognition to the Board at the national level.
He hoped that this will further motivate them to continue to strive for bringing all round excellence in providing best facilities and services to the pilgrims visiting the Holy Shrine.
The Union Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, adjudged Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine as the Best Swachh Iconic Place in the country. The CEO of the Shrine Board received the award from President Ram Nath Kovind, at a function held in New Delhi on September 6. (UNI)