Jute mill workers stage sit-in in Khulna, Jashore to press home 11-point demand

FE ONLINE DESK | Sunday, 8 December 2019

Thousands of workers of the nine state-run jute mills in Khulna and Jashore have staged a sit-in programme this morning as part of their scheduled agitation programme to push for their 11-point demand, including implementation of the wage commission.

They started the programme in front of their respective mills as part of their scheduled programme around 9:30am, according to local media reports.

On November 23, the workers from jute mills -- Star, Platinum, Crescent, Alum, Eastern, Carpeting and three others – went on the demonstration to press home their demand.