Employees of Tiger Palace Resort have launched a protest towards the administration demanding their reappointment.
Citing the monetary disaster, the resort had just lately fired round 400 staffers by terminating their two yr contracts. The employees protested in entrance of the resort towards this choice taken by the administration and demanded to be reappointed.
In accordance with the employees, the administration simply despatched a mail on September 9 to all of the staffers who had been fired informing that their two-year contracts had been terminated and that they might not be reappointed because the resort is going through monetary issues. The mail was despatched to all the employees with out holding any discussions or conferences with the workers.
The employees have stated that this can be a unilateral choice taken by the administration which isn’t acceptable.
Chitra Bahadur, an worker on the resort, stated employees from the final supervisor degree to these doing small work had been fired.
He additional claimed the resort can’t sack employees who’ve labored for greater than two years with out holding any conferences or talks as it’s towards the Labour Act. “A lot of the employees’ contract had expired a yr again and until date no motion has been taken,” he stated, “And now they can not hearth the staffers like this.”
Employees have additionally accused the administration of shedding Nepali employees and persevering with with the contract of international workers.
Silver Heritage Group of Australia, a distinguished international investor within the nation’s hospitality sector, has invested over Rs six billion within the Tiger Palace Resort in Bhairahawa.
A model of this text seems in e-paper on September 15, 2020, of The Himalayan Occasions.