Savar RMG workers protest 'unpaid overtime'
Several hundred RMG workers yesterday demonstrated at their factory in Dhaka Export Processing Zone in Savar of Dhaka protesting “unpaid overtime”.
At least five persons also sustained minor injuries in a clash between the workers of FCI Ltd and its management staff, DEPZ sources said.
The workers alleged that the authorities forced them to work for additional two-and-a-half hours with no payment, violating the factory rules. The plant was shut for the day by the authorities who could not be contacted for comments despite repeated attempts.