The Centre on Monday put the onus of implementation of the Majithia Wage Boards for Journalists and Non-Journalists on state governments.
KUWJ and KNEF, decided to observe a day-long fast on June 28 to press for immediate implementation of the recommendations of the Wage Boards for employees of Newspaper and News Agencies.
In the main dharna in Delhi, mediapersons will hold a sit-in at Jantar Mantar.
Hundreds of scribes of
newspapers and news agencies from across the country today
staged a march here to protest the "delay" in notification of
recommendations of the Wage Boards for journalists and non-
A Cong member in the Rajya
Sabha raised the issue of Wage Boards for journalists
and non-journalists of newspapers and news agencies and wanted
its recommendations to be implemented at the earliest.
The government is understood
to have decided to give extension to the Wage Boards for
working journalists and non-journalists till December 31 this
The Confederation of Newspapers
and News Agencies Employees Organisations on Monday said it will launch a country-wide agitation if the government failed to
extend the tenure of the wage boards.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon