Happening now: The Staffs of Berger Paint Shut down Business activities over the alleged unjustly termination and unpaid gratuity of their colleagues.
The staffs are chanting solidarity songs displaying their dissatisfaction of the management decisions over the terminations and payment of their gratuity.
According to the chairman, Merger paint junior staff Union, Mr. Tomosin, he stated that the management has right to terminate the contract of the staffs but ought to settle their gratuity prior to such dismissal. He said that the staffs were terminated since march 2017.
He also stated that the company has had introduced a new policy of no payments of gratuity.
He enjoin the company to do the needful to avoid the prolongation of the strike.
Also, the vice president, senior staff unior, he said the managent should revisit the old policy on the payment of staff gratuity. ” we are asking them to go back and reverse their policy on the 2017 gratuity no going back.” He said.
At the time of filing this report we contacted the management of berger paint but no acknowledgement.