Pay garment workers’ Eid bonus by August 16






Dhaka, August 09: State Minister for Labour and Employment Mujibul Haque Chunnu has ordered to the owners of garment factories to pay the Eid festival bonus to workers by August 16 ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, one of the biggest festivals of Muslims.

Chunnu made the remarks at a special meeting of the national crisis management committee at the secretariat office in Dhaka on Thursday.

Representatives from the owners, trade unions, law enforcement agencies, members of industrial police, regional members of the committee and government high-ups took part in the meeting.