Maharashtra govt declares wage hike for MSRTC staff amid strike impasse, Auto Information, Automobilnews
Parab made the announcement on Wednesday night after a chronic assembly with a delegation of MSRTC staff right here. The wage hike will probably be given as per the years of service criterion and can put extra month-to-month burden of Rs 60 crore and annual burden Rs 750 crore on the state authorities, he stated.
BJP Members of Legislative Council Sadabhau Khot and Gopichand Padalkar, who’ve been main the agitation and who took half within the talks with Parab, stated they are going to announce their stand on the strike later within the night. The workers’ predominant demand is merger of the cash-strapped company with the state authorities. The strike began on October 28 and intensified from November 9 when all depots of MSRTC shut down. Parab additionally had a dialogue with Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray at HN Reliance hospital the place the chief minister is recovering after a medical process, and deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar who additionally holds finance portfolio, sources stated.