Himachal Tourism

Eligible HPTDC employees to get one year bonus

HPTDC earned an operational profit of Rs 804 lakhs till date from 1st April, 2016. The turnover of the corporation has increased by 0.49 percent

SHIMLA- The State Government has approved one year bonus to eligible employees of Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC), informed HPTDC Board of Directors on Monday.

The Board also approved regularization of 56 daily waged and contingent paid workers, who have completed seven years of regular services on 31 March 2016 or on 30th September, 2016.

As many as 585 employees were benefited during the last 45 months by way of promotion, regularization etc, he claimed in the meeting.

Nod was given to fill five posts of Manager/Assistant Managers through direct recruitment in HPTDC. It was also decided to come out with the result of 63 posts of utility workers in this month itself. To fill up 100 posts of Utility workers, 63 posts were advertised.

Govt. also suggested construction of a small commercial complex at Tatta-Pani where around five to six hot water wash rooms have been constructed. Further, construction of a small restaurant to facilitate the visitors was proposed in the meeting.

Govt. directed to speed up the renovation of Hotel Shivalik at Parwanoo along, refurbishment of the Bushahr Regency at Rampur, and expansion of dining hall of Shrikhand Hotel at Sarahan.

It was disclosed that the corporation earned an operational profit of Rs 804 lakhs till date from 1st April, 2016. The turnover of the corporation has increased by 0.49 percent.

Managing Director, Dinesh Malhotra said that during last 45 months, a sum of Rs. 14 crore had been incurred on the 71 properties of HPTDC including hotels and restaurants.

Chief Secretary VC Pharka sought the Fuel Cost Ratio and the Food Cost Ratio for the next meeting in small units of HPTDC. He said that the water sports at Tattapani on reservoir water would soon start as the matter regarding this was at final stage of discussion.

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