Srinagar, 10 March (CNI): The Chief Executive Officer of J&K Building and other construction workers’ welfare board (JKBOCWWB) has extended the deadline to register for educational assistance files till March 20.
In a circular issued on Friday, a copy of which lies with Current News of India (CNI) reads that the date of receipt of lower education assistance files through online mode was extended up to the 25th of February 2023. After the expiry of the said period, this office received representation from various Labour Unions representing the construction workers mentioning that due to the closure of Schools in the Winter Zone of J&K most of the BOC Workers failed to submit the application forms within the prescribed period.
In view of the above and in the larger interest of BOC workers, the last date for receipt of Lower Education Assistance files is hereby extended up to 20.03.2023, so that the left-out workers can deposit their pending lower education cases
through online mode. The portal will remain open for submission of applications w.e.f 13.03.2023 to 20.03.2023, the circular reads. (CNI)