Mahadharna on Monday for minimum wages

By Author  |  Published: 2nd Jul 2017  5:07 pm

Visakhapatnam: Trade unions in the city, in response to a State-wide call, will organise a Mahadharna here on Monday demanding statutory implementation of payment of minimum wages, ESI, PF, bonus, leave, and equal pay for equal work in accordance with the Supreme Court direction.

The working class is also demanding comprehensive Act for unorganised sector workers, and revision of GOs in scheduled industries to pay Rs18,000 per month as minimum wages, among others.

Trade unions will take out a huge rally on Monday at 10 am. from Saraswati Park to the Gandhi statue opposite the GVMC main office where the Mahadharna will be held.