Mizo govt warns muster roll workers not to participate in rally

Mizoram government on Monday threatened to fire muster roll workers who participate in the rally scheduled to be organised in Aizawl tomorrow, the first day of the budget session of the state legislature.

Last Updated: Mar 21, 2011, 15:45 PM IST

Aizawl: Mizoram government on Monday threatened
to fire muster roll workers who participate in the rally
scheduled to be organised in Aizawl tomorrow, the first day of
the budget session of the state legislature.
Officials said that the government had already issued an
order in this regard and warned that it would not only `no
work no pay` as in the case of those who were absent from
work, but anyone who participates in the rally would lost his
or her job.

The Joint Action Committee of the three trade unions in
the state have been launching agitation demanding
implementation of the Minimum Wages notified in 2009.
Meanwhile, four of the seven trade union joint action
committee leaders, who began indefinite hunger strike from
March 14 were admitted to the Civil Hospital here on Saturday
while two others were hospitalised on Friday.

PTI