The Centre has warned its workers of “consequences” if they stir on strike referred to as on 8 January by one amongst their associations to advise in opposition to Union authorities’s policies together with labour reforms, foreign narrate investment (FDI) and privatisation, per a Personnel ministry present.
The Central Alternate Union, excluding Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh, and their affiliates in diversified sectors are mobilising workers and workers for their proposed nationwide traditional strike on 8 January, to advise in opposition to about a of the central authorities policies and press for 12-level traditional requires of the working class relating to minimal wage and social security among others.
“Any worker occurring strike in any originate would face the results which, moreover deduction of wages, may per chance well most certainly also moreover consist of acceptable disciplinary circulation,” the present said. In a missive issued to all central authorities departments, it said existing directions restrict a authorities servant from taking share in any originate of strike together with mass casual stir away and tons others.
It said the factual to originate the affiliation would no longer consist of any assured factual to strike or advise.
“There may per chance be no longer this type of thing as a statutory provision empowering the workers to stir on strike,” the ministry said.
The Supreme Court has also agreed in different judgements that occurring a strike is a grave misconduct under the foundations and that misconduct by the authorities workers is required to be handled in accordance with law, it said.
“All officers are also requested now to no longer sanction casual stir away or any other more or less stir away to the officers and workers, if applied for, for the length of the period of proposed strike, and make certain that prepared officers are allowed hindrance free entry into the sing of enterprise premises,” said the present, also issued to the Central Industrial Security Power (CISF) asking it to be positive strict vigil.