Kalyan July 21:
As assured about his various demands, the state Energy Minister, Dr. The contracted power workers in the state are watching the decision of Nitin Raut. The indefinite strike, which was started two weeks ago by the contract personnel, was postponed following the assurance of the Energy Minister.
During the lockout, 18 contracted power workers were killed and 16 others were seriously injured. To this end, trade unions are being followed and a statement has been made to the Energy Minister to hold a meeting as soon as possible to decide. Trade union president Nilesh Kharat and general secretary Sachin Mengle have expressed hope that the contract electricity workers will get justice in this meeting. This meeting will be important in the context of providing justice to the contract power employees in the state who are working on low wages and in very poor conditions. Activists are also taking note of the decision of the Energy Minister regarding the recruitment process for 7,000 posts in the state.