Sanitation workers union continued its strike for the 4th day in the Government Erode Medical College Hospital on Friday. Due to the protest, wages have not been paid till now to the contract workers of the Hospital functioning in Perundurai.
Here, the employees are working on contract basis on behalf of a private company in cleaning, guarding and housekeeping. They demanded they be given the minimum wages as announced by the district administration, weekly leave, 3 shifts, exemption to female workers from night work shift. They said that the struggle will continue until the demands are met.