Sudden strike, gherao at Birla Jute Mill

Birlapur (WB), Aug 6 (PTI) A section of workers today went on a sudden strike at the Birla Jute Mills here and gheraoed three managerial personnel in protest against increased workload.
The workers belonging to a faction of the All-India Trinamool Trade Union Congress went on the sudden strike at 6:00 am and around 11:00 am gheraoed the Personnel Manager, Assistant Manager (Exports) and Senior Labour Welfare Officer, A K Tiwari, Assistant Vice-President, personnel & administration, said.
“They did not allow the managerial personnel to even take medicines,” he said.
Stating that the gherao lasted for seven hours, Tiwari added that it was lifted at the intervention of All-India Trinamool Trade Union Congress leader and government Chief Whip Sovandeb Chatterjee.
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