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

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Tea Plantation Workers` Strike

Workers in West Bengal?s tea plantations recently struck work on the issue of a wage hike. Employers, for their part, believe that wages in the industry are already high and productivity low; any increase in wages thus would increase production costs. However, certain studies reveal that it is the neglect of tea plantations and higher management salaries that have made production expensive.

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