web tracker

Lunch time protests in main postal offices today

In 360 Breaking, 360 Just In, Local

The postal trade unions will protest today (27) in five Regional Mail Sorting Centres (RMSC) and 12 divisional post offices during the lunch hour demanding the government to settle the dispute in recruitment procedure in postal service, said the Joint Postal Trade Unions’ Front.

Accordingly, the protest demonstration will be held in Jaffna, Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Polonnaruwa, Anuradhapura, Kandy, Matale, Kegalle, Kurunegala, Gampaha, Galle and Badulla divisional post offices.

Speaking to Ada Derana, Co-convener of the Postal Front H.K. Kariyawasam said due to the 06/2016 circular issued by the Public Administration Ministry, the Postal Department is severely inconvenienced in several aspects including recruitment of its staff .

The dispute in recruitment procedure had impacted in the services provided by the Postal Department causing long delays, Kariyawasam added.

Mr. Kariyawasam said that the postal workers would engage in an island-wide strike if the government fails to address the matter before Thursday (28).

  • under the courtesy of adaderana

Join Our Newsletter!

Love Daynight? We love to tell you about our new stuff. Subscribe to newsletter!

You may also read!

Berlin set for mass evacuation as WW2 bomb is defused

A large-scale evacuation is to take place in Berlin on Friday morning to allow experts to defuse a World


Tiny African nation of Swaziland changing its name

The tiny African nation of Swaziland is changing its name after a royal declaration by King Mswati III. The


President and PM will decide on fuel prices – Arjuna

The final decision whether or not to increase the fuel prices will be taken by the President and the


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu