RMG workers’ rally for salary-bonus
08 July 2015, Nirapad News: Jatiya Garments Shramik Federation arranged a rally demanding payment of due wages by July 10 and Eid bonus by July 14.
The demonstration was held in front of National Press Club Wednesday morning.
Jatiya Garments Shramik Federation, Bangladesh Garments Shramik Karmachari Federation, Ekata Garments Federation, Garments Shramik Sanghati Federation and Bangla Garments Shramik Federation jointly arranged the program and later brought out a procession.
Workers leaders Comrade Qamrul Ahsan, M Delwar Hossain, Kazi Mohammad Ali, Qamrul Hasan and Sahida Akhtar, among others, attended the rally, chaired by Amirul Haque Amin.
Amirul Haque Amin pressed the demand to pay due wages of all readymade garment workers by July 10 and the Eid-ul-Fitr bonus, equivalent to the basic salary, by July 14.
He also warned to call tougher movement if their demands are not met.
The workers leader further demanded the withdrawal of harassment cases against the workers.