August 24, 2016 05:01 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Aug 24: As many as 290 employees at the National Trading Ltd have gone on a strike demanding six months' due salary.
The workers have demanded timely salary, timely allocation of the portion of the allowance to Employees' Provident Fund and Citizens Investment Trust, management of fund for retired employees and insurance money.
The Struggle Committee Coordinator Raju Ranabhat said the employees were forced to agitate as they did not receive remuneration for the last six months. "We will continue our strike until our demands are met," he said.
They encircled the office of the General Manager on Tuesday demanding their due remuneration. RSS