Posted on 04.27.2021 by Chandana Sirimalwatte in Local News with 0 Comments
A garment factory in Bingiriya, Dummalasuriya, has been open despite the fact that the workers being infected with the COVID virus. About 142 cases have been reported from the factory so far.
Residents claim that the administration is pressuring its workers to work despite the spread of the virus inside the factory.
Over 3000 workers employed in the factory, and the locals say that a possible risk of spreading the virus outside the factory as the workers are residing neighbourhood . The protest ended after religious leaders in the area announced a conciliation.