Feb 07, 2019

Radhakrishnan says he is ready to resign!

Non-Cabinet Minister of Special Area Development V. Radhakrishnan has stated that he is ready to give up his ministerial portfolio if the government does not take measures to increase the daily basic wage of estate workers.

Speaking at a public meeting in Nuwara Eliya, he said he does not agree with the decision to increase the wage upto Rs 750.

Estate workers are demanding an increase up to Rs 1,000 and it necessary that the government take measures in this regard, non-Cabinet Minister Radhakrishnan pointed out.