Contractual workers demonstrate in Noida

Noida, Jun 3 (PTI) Hundreds of contractual workers today held a demonstration outside the Noida Development Authority office to protest the death of a fellow colleague during a hunger strike in Lucknow.The workers were demanding a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the deceased’s family and a job to one of the family member.The demonstration was on till the last reports came.Since May 22, several contractual employees had undertaken the hunger strike to demand regularisation of their services, medical and provident fund benefits.Dharam Pal Choudhary, the deceased, could not take the pressure of strike and took ill. He was later taken to a hospital where he breathed his last.

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