RMG workers hold demonstration in Dhaka demanding dues

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 16:13, Sep 15,2019 | Updated: 17:11, Sep 15,2019


Workers of Zara Jeans Factory stage a demonstration at Mirpur in Dhaka on Sunday demanding their wages and dues. — Abdullah Apu

Traffic in the city’s Mirpur area remained suspended since Sunday morning as the workers of a RMG factory were staging demonstrations demanding that their wages and dues should be cleared immediately.

Salauddin Mia, officer-in-charge of Shaha Ali police station, said several hundred workers of Zara Jeans Factory took to the streets and put up barricades in front of Sony Cinema Hall at around 9:20am.

Vehicular movement in Mirpur-1area came to a complete halt due to the blockade, causing immense sufferings to commuters.

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