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DTC protestors seek President's permission to commit suicide

IANS  |  New Delhi 

contractual workers on Thursday, the 18th day of their indefinite protest, appealed to the of to either intervene or allow them to commit

"We have been sitting on a strike since October 22 and no authority has come forward to talk to us. Either you intervene in the or grant us the permission to commit suicide," said contractual drivers and conductors in a letter to

The (DTC) contractual drivers and conductors have been sitting on a strike to push the for their demands for equal pay for equal work, job security, hiring back of the terminated contractual employees and a complete ban on privatisation of

"Our demands are very basic, yet no one from the management or the has come forward to talk to us. Instead, they terminated jobs of protesting contractual workers," the letter said.

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First Published: Thu, November 08 2018. 21:52 IST
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