Jan 09, 2019

Estate workers salary issue to the UN

They are ready to take their fight to obtain a Rs. 1000 daily wage and they are currently preparing a document to be handed over to the UN and several other international bodies, said the Executive Director of the Human Development Organisation P.P. Sivaprakasam.

He said this during a media briefing held in Kandy recently.

He noted that the Labour Cooperation Organisation and his organisation is jointly implementing this programme, while many civil organisation activists, intellectuals, lawyers and several others have signed this document, he further noted.