State Minister of Plantation Industries Wadivel Suresh says that a permanent solution will be given to the salary issue of the plantation workers after the discussion scheduled today. Representatives from 22 plantation management companies, employers’ federations, trade unions and the Commissioner General of Labour will take part in this discussion. The State Minister says that the former Prime Minister did not respond to the problem properly and the President and the present Prime Minister have correctly understood situation.
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