The withdrawal of subsidized foodgrains for tea garden is set to reach Parliament in a day or two. Courtesy CPI-M.
Talking to reporters in Guwahati on Saturday, CPI(M) politburo member Sitaram Yechury said that the government will reverse the scheme only to safegaurd the interest of the owners.
He said, "Subsidised foods is a part of wage agreement between workers and owners. It was a tripartite pact between workers, owners and government. If it so happens, a huge burden is imposed on workers.”
1 Aug 2009 - 11:23am | editor View of 10 ha demonstration plot of Hybrid rice ( Sahadri) in Punia Village under Bhakatpara Agriculture Development Circle, Udalguri district on 01-08-09. PHOTO: UB PHOTOS.
26 May 2017 - 8:15pm | AT News Imphal Former MLA Karam Thamarjit Singh passed away following a brief illness at Apollo Hospital, New Delhi on Thursday. He was 46. His body will be brought back to Imphal Saturday. Thamarjit...