Meeting organized on behalf of DTDPLU Kurseong Department Committee

Kurseong, 09th September: A meeting was organized on behalf of the Kurseong Sub-Division Darjeeling Terai Dooars Plantation Labour Union (DTDPLWU).

Addressing the media after the meeting, union members said that this time a 20 percent puja bonus has been demanded by tea workers. It was further informed that 9,448 kg of tea leaves were produced in 2017 and the workers received a 15 percent bonus in the year 2018, but despite producing 18,570 kg of tea leaves in 2018, twice as much as the previous year, only 8.33 percent bonus is being given to the workers which the workers are not willing to accept.

Kurseong Sub-Division DTDPLWU Chairman Pranam Rasaily, Vice-chairman Janak Chhetri, General Secretary Sagar Gurung, and others were present in the meeting.

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