Workers in Tagros Chemical Go on Hunger Fast; Demand Recognition and Bonus

Cuddalore, 5 November 2008: At least 50 workers from Tagros Chemicals have gone on a 4-day long hunger fast from yesterday demanding higher bonus and formal recognition to their staff Union. According to the sources the workers resorted to this step of hunger fast after their past few months of negotiations with the company failed.

More information on the status of these workers and their future course of action is awaited.