Garment Workers Demand From Bangladesh

Garment Workers Demand From Bangladesh
Wednesday August 09 2006 20:17:17 PM BDT

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Shadhin Bangla Garments Sramik Karmochari Federation - SBGSKF ( Shadhin Bangla garment Workers & Employes Federation ) demand some basic needs for Garment Workers in Bangladesh. Minimum basic salary Taka 3000/= and other additional allownces so that they can cope with the existing market price, Identity cards and appointment letters to all Garment Workers, weekly hollidays-eight hour working hours with overtime pay, maternity leave with pay, workers and factory safty on working place in providing fire extnguishing equipment were agreed upon.

Demand implementation of the bipartite agreement signed on june 22-2006 granting the rights to workers form a judicial inquary committee for taking punitive measures against those responsible for the unrest and withdraw cases filed against the workers. They demand early ensure Trade Union Rights in all garment factories. Shamima Nasrin- President, Mir abul Kalam Azad- General Secratery and other leaders of Shadhin Bangla Garment Sramik Karmochari Federation (SBGSKF) submit a memorandam in last month to the labour minister, commerce minister, BGMEA leaders and BKMEA leaders.

The Federation move many activities of Human Chain, Workers Rally, Factory Get Meeting, Press Conference, Seminar, Dialoug Meeting and other activities for Garment Workers Rights. Some piture massage (news paper clipings) in this attachment files with this mail. The leaders of this Federation to all of your support & solidarity to Garment Workers Rigths and Garment Workers Trade Union activities in Bangladesh.

Details please contact to :-
Shamima Nasrin
Cell:- (88)01711 168813

Mir Abul Kalam Azad
General Secretary
Cell:- (88) 01711 688055
cell-0188 045314 Ph(8802)-7312025
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