The protesters claimed the factory owner wants to pay only 60% of their dues
Workers of a readymade garment (RMG) factory have staged a demonstration in the capital’s Mirpur area demanding the full payment of their arrears.
The workers of Mesis Fashions Ltd held the protest on Sunday at 11am at Mirpur-10 fruit market.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Mirpur police station Mostafizur Rahman said: “We are trying to defuse the situation by discussing the matter with the factory owner.”
Md Sohan, sewing operator of the factory, said: “The owner wants to pay us only 60% of the arrears of last month. How will we take care of our family expenses with this money?”