Workers of Coal India on Saturday told that they will carry out a wide strike on 2nd September. The workers will go on the strike to protest against divestment in the nationalized coal sector.
The coal organization said, “We have received a communication of strike notice… for general strike on September 2. Efforts are being made for conciliation process.”
The organization said, “In case they resort to strike, it will affect product and dispatch of coal.”
Union bank staff and officers almost in amount of five lakhs will probably join the strike on 2nd September to protest against the policies of the Modi government and labour reforms.
The unions demanded a stop to the disinvestment of Coal India, end to allocations of coal blocks to private companies, settlement of wage revision of contact workers as well as outsourcing workers working in the coal industry. They will carry put a nation-wide strike on 2nd september.