On Monday demanding Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) party to fulfil election promises given to Beedi workers. Beedi workers under the banner of Communist Party of India (CPI) took out a massive rally from Karmika Bhavan to the office of RDO with more than 1000 Beedi workers. Later, beedi workers have bowed a memorandum to RDO.
In previous elections TRS party had assured of sanctioning monthly pension of Rs 1000 for Beedi workers immediately but no process till now. Speaking on this CPI leader S Mallesham said to Chief Minister KSR to invoke it soon. He stated that the Chief Minister, for speedy implementation of monthly pension who had completed an integrated household survey within a day, should take measures for computing Beedi workers in the state.
The owners of Beedi manufacturing units are providing work for only 10 days in a month for Beedi workers and alleged that owners of beedi units are fleece hard work of Beedi workers by underpaying them said by CPI leader.”Telangana government to take measures for providing work throughout the month for Beedi workers” added by him. If the problem is not solved severe action will be held warned by him.