Thiruvananthapuram: The strike by a section of employees of the Kerala State Civil Supplies Corporation was settled following conciliatory talks held between Minister for Civil Supplies Anoop Jacob and representatives of the employees.
The Minister agreed to take steps to increase promotional avenues, during the talks here on Monday.
The daily wages of contract workers would be increased from Rs.200 to Rs.250. For contract workers doing packaging work, the rate would be increased from 40 paise to 50 paise a packet. It was decided to fill vacancies in promotional posts immediately.