BIZ-TEA - Govt calls tripartite meeting to resolve Darjeeling tea crisis
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Kolkata, Oct 10 (PTI) The West Bengal government has called a tripartite meeting on Friday to resolve the impasse over payment of bonus to workers of the Darjeeling tea gardens, according to a government notice.
The state assistant labour commissioner office has convened the meeting inviting all the seven trade unions and the garden management bodies.
The unions are demanding 20 per cent bonus while tea garden managements were offering just 15 per cent.
A 12-hour strike was observed last F ...