Sericulture casual labour protest in Kupwara

Kupwara, Mar 12: Demanding release of their pending salary for the last Nine months and demanding regularisation, casual labour of Sericulture development department Kupwara Monday protested outside the sericulture department office Kupwara.
“The protestors raised slogans in support of their demands.”
Protestors threatened to disrupt the working if their salary is not released within days. They added that they are being forced to protest by department, Dupty Director stop our salary without any reason.
“While agitating strongly, they ruled that the department has stopped the salary of all the casual labours from April last year onwards for unknown reason due to which their personnel and professional life was getting badly affected .
The protesting casual labour appealed the Finance Minister and Director Sericulture to personally intervene into the matter and do the needful.
Meanwhile Dupty Director was not available for the comment. (PTK)