JAMMU: LIC employees staged protest against inordinate delay in resumption of wage negotiations here on Friday.
LIC employees comprised of LIC Class-1 Officers under the banner of the Federation of LIC Class I Officers’ Associations, Development Officers under the banner of National Federation of Insurance Field Workers of India and LIC Employees under the banner of Northern Zone Insurance Employees’ Association assembled in LIC offices of Jammu and Kashmir during lunch recess as a part of nationwide call demanding early and satisfactory settlement of wage revision.
The demonstrations were jointly led by Vijay Kumar Khajuria, Secretary LIC Class-1 Federation, Rakesh Magotra, Secretary NFIFWI and Pawan Gupta Divisional Secretary NZIEA Srinagar Division.
The Front leaders announced and appealed to all to observe one hour walkout strike on March 17 to press the management and the government for early settlement of wage revision as per aspirations of the employees.
Others who joined the protest included Ravi Pandita, Romesh Chand, Raj Kumar Sharma, Rajesh Kumar, Dinesh Sharma, Shreshtha and Neelam Sharma.