Barnala: At the decision of Municipal Employees Action Committee Punjab, all of the Municipal Employees of Municipal Council Barnala and Safai Sevak Union went on strike and chanted slogans towards the Punjab Government. On this event, the President of Patiala Region Hans Raj mentioned that throughout the Corona epidemic the cleansing employees has been serving on the entrance line by placing their lives at risk since final yr however the Punjab authorities has been ignoring the calls for of the employees.
On the event, District President of Safai Sevak Union Gulshan Kumar and General Secretary of Karamchari Union (Workers’ union) Gobind Pal urged that by ending up the contract system, all non permanent workers have to be appointed everlasting who’re working as sweepers, sewermen, gardeners, janitors, electricians, pump operators, laptop operators, clerks, drivers, and hearth brigade workers and additionally they demanded equal pay for equal work, Mandatory promotion to certified cleansing workers, sewermen, gardeners, and many others. after 5 years of expertise, Unconditional employment on a compassionate foundation.
The leaders mentioned that if the federal government didn’t settle for their reputable calls for, the battle towards the federal government could be intensified. Rahul Kumar, Harbakhsh Singh, Satpal Singh, Gurmeet Singh, Anil Kumar, Mangat Ram, Lachhman Das, Bindu Pradhan, Avtar Singh, Jagtar Singh, and many others. had been current on the event.