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Jul 12, 2021 Cabrera, 86, is charged with first-degree murder in the June 4 death of Combass, 67, at the Belle Glade headquarters of Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of
Oct 25, 2020 Police believe it was an accident but the family claims she was murdered Police have recovered the dead body of a female jute mill worker from a roadside in Narayanganj. Rahima Begums, 45, body was recovered on the Madanpur-Narayanganj bypass road
Dec 15, 2019 Another Khulna jute mill worker dies. Another jute mill worker, who fell sick during a fast-unto death progrmame of jute mill workers and then joined work on Saturday after recovery, died at Khulna Medical College Hospital KMCH on Sunday morning. The deceased was identified as Sohrab, 55, a worker of mechanical department in Platinum Jute Mills.
1852. Female mill worker killed at Verdant Works- 26 th March. The girl was entangled in a carding machine and sustained such injuries before she could be released as to occasion instantaneous death
Dec 15, 2019 Another jute mill worker, who fell sick during a hunger strike in Khulna for implementation of a wage commission and 10 other demands, has died at a hospital in Khulna. The deceased was identified as Sohrab, 55, a worker of mechanical department in Khulna Platinum Jute Mill. Confirming the
Jun 16, 2014 Police at the mill, at Bhadreshwar in Hooghly. Source Express photo The CEO of a jute mill at Bhadreshwar in Hooghly was beaten to death and at least two members of the management were left injured on Sunday by workers agitated over a suggestion that the number of working days in a week be cut from five to three because of losses.
Feb 25, 2015 Nine years before that, Subrata Chakraborty, the labour officer of another of Kajarias jute units, Hastings Jute Mill at Rishra, was bludgeoned to death allegedly by factory workers.
Nov 09, 2014 In June, the CEO of the Northbrook Jute Mill H.K. Maheshwari was murdered by angry workers over reduction of working hours. Earlier this week another incident of
Aug 09, 2014 Life in jail for jute mill murder. Chinsurah, Aug. 8 A former jute mill worker in Hooghly was today sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of the factorys assistant labour welfare officer in 2011. The verdict by the additional sessions judge of Chandernagore comes at a time the jute industry in Bengal is going through a turbulent phase.
Oct 15, 2020 The jute mill had 5,000 workers and another 20,000 people were indirectly dependent upon it, when it closed down on May 26, 2018 on account of raw material, financial and labour issues.
Sep 16, 2014 We were the jute capital of the world often referred to as juteopolis, processing over 1 million bales of jute by 1900. The population of Dundee more than tripled in 60 years from 1841 to 1901 and was in fact higher than today. Over 50,000 of Dundees inhabitants were working in over 100 jute mills, with more working in mills for linen.
Jan 27, 2014 Workers lynch jute mill CEO Mamata Banerjee blames CPIM, BJP 15 Jun, 2014, 08.42 PM IST. The CEO of a jute mill in West Bengals Hooghly district was beaten to death on factory premises allegedly by mill workers, as an angry Mamata blamed BJP and CPIM for it.
May 26, 2019 The government is going to provide Tk 200 crore to pay a portion of the arrears of workers and officials of state-owned jute mills ahead of the
Jul 07, 2020 Bangladesh police on Tuesday announced the arrests of two union leaders who had protested the closure of loss-making jute mills, more than 24 hours after their families accused plain-clothed officers of picking them up. The arrests followed Dhakas decision last week to shut down all 25 of its state-run jute mills and lay off 25,000 employees, citing the factories inability to compete with ...
A man was killed, and another person injured when a portion of a house caved in following an explosion inside a house in a residential colony inhabited mostly by jute mill workers at Titagarh in ...
Dec 29, 2019 The workers have been pushed back to the wall, so they have announced the fast unto death programme again for the implementation of wage commission.Platinum Jute Mill CBA President Shahana Sharmin said after the meeting that held Saturday at their respective mill gates at 7.00am. The workers will resume the fasting from noon on Sunday.
Feb 27, 2021 The fate of around 2500 workers of the closed Konark jute mill is hanging in balance after the mill was handed over to OSL, alleged many former workers of the jute mill. I was earning Rs 8000 a month, but the mill had been closed in 2007 and authorities have failed to reopen the mill.
Dec 30, 2019 Workers of nine state-owned jute mills in Khulna and Jashore districts continued their fast-unto-death for the second consecutive day on Monday to press home their 11-point demand, including implementation of the wage commission and payment of regular wages. About 50,000 workers of Star, Platinum,
Jute Industry began from January 5, 1979, continuing till February 22, when another Tripartite Settlement followed with validity up to December, 1981. The agreement was accepted by both, the IJMA and non-member mills.
Apr 17, 2020 The data for Adamjee Jute Mill are more difficult to disaggregate from other mill numbers. The total numbers officially employed on a daily basis in 195455 at the seven jute mills was 28,302. Adamjee Jute Mill was the largest mill in the world at that point hence, more than likely, that they had the largest share of the 28,000 workers.
Sep 05, 2020 The jute mill authorities are also failing to comply with the law on work hours, wages and leave, alleged Shahidul Islam, convener of Sirajganj Jute Mill Temporary Worker
Jul 04, 2020 Besides the 25,000 workers being sent on forced retirement, the 26 state-owned jute mills have around 26,000 workers who are paid on a daily basis. All of us will be jobless if the mills
42 In the 1890s the Kankinarah jute mills employed totally upcountry workers. Of the 4,500 workers employed in Samnagar jute mills nearly 3000, were from Bihar and east UP. Report on Police Supervision in the Riverine Municipalities in Bengal, Nos 611, Judicial Police 1896, WBSA, p. 28.
Jul 02, 2020 Bangladesh Thursday shut its loss-making jute mills and laid off 25,000 employees, saying the state-owned plants could not compete with the private sector. Since 1972 to 2019, these state-run mills made some profits for only four years, the head of the state-owned corporation that runs the mills, Abdur Rouf, told AFP. The 24,866 workers were given golden handshake payouts
Oct 15, 2020 Titagarh West Bengal India, October 15 Workers began a protest against the sudden shutdown of a jute mill in Titagarh area of North 24 Parganas in West Bengal on Thursday. Last night, the mill management secretly emptied and locked the jute mill, we want the mill to be re-opened, Ram Kishan, Secretary, Bengal Jute Association said.
THE brutal murder of Hari Kusum Maheshwari, the chief executive of the Northbrook Jute Mill in Bhadreshwar in Hooghly district, on June 15 in broad daylight by workers of the mill, has sent shock waves all over the State. Maheshwar, 60, was beaten to death allegedly by workers who were protesting against a proposal by the management to take ...
Jun 17, 2014 The same year on October 8, the labour officer of Hastings Jute Mills was also killed. On May 15, 2008, the personnel manger of Loomtex Jute Mill was lynched to death in Titagurh. On July 15, 2011, another labour officer was murdered in Chandennagore.
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Jun 16, 2014 A mob of Indian workers has beaten the CEO of a jute factory to death in a dispute over increasing their working hours, police told the AP news agency after arresting six workers
Jan 07, 2021 A worker at the machinery of Camperdown Works in 1964. The end of this iconic works showed beyond question that the era of Dundee as a great centre of
Jul 03, 2020 Hasan, 38, is a worker in the mechanics department of state-run Eastern Jute Mills Ltd. in Khulna district that has about 900 permanent and 2,500 seasonal employees. The mill produces jute yarn, ropes, sacks and bags among other jute products.
Feb 24, 2021 Before that in the afternoon, at about 1.30 pm, he is likely to visit Ward No 14, Gauripur and have lunch at the residence of a jute mill worker. Naddas lunch programme has enormous symbolism because the mismanagement of jute mills in the state and the poor living conditions of jute mill workers have turned into big poll issues.
Apr 29, 2019 Hundreds of local labourers have either opted for menial work or migrated to other states in search of work. Hemanta Sahu, 52, a mill worker at a now-closed India Jute Mill, says, When we asked for our wage, the management said it does not have funds to pay us. India Jute Mill employed 2,000 workers but has been closed for 11 months.
Oct 02, 2020 In solidarity with the Jute mills workers struggle, BAFLF organized a protest demanding the reopening of all jute mills and factories. Due to the closure of state-owned jute mills, not only 25,000 jute mill workers will be affected, but besides, 4 million jute farmers and 40 million people, directly and indirectly, involved in jute ...
AA KOLKATA A day after a jute mill employee was gunned down at Kakinara in North 24-Parganas, another jute mill worker was found brutally murdered near Kakinara railway station on Saturday morning. Police are yet to arrest anybody in both the murders.