ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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COAL-Continuing Violation of Safety Rules

succeeded In securing a higher bonus. In a like manner, a united token strike led by CITU, AITUC and INTUC was observed in the Poddar Factory of Garden Reach area on September 21. In the Durgapur industrial complex there was a widespread agitation for bonus. In Durgapur Steel, the management refused to pay bonus and the workers protested against this by submitting a mass petition signed by 16,000 workers. In Sankey Wheels, a united token strike was observed and a settlement was reached at the intervention of the state labour minister. In Machinery Manufacturing Corporation at Durgapur an agreement signed by INTUC for bonus was rejected by the mass of workers who have been carrying on an agitation. Similar is the case in Braithwaitc.

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