Rajbiraj,17 Dec 2014: The health condition of five employees of Chandra Canal Irrigation Management Division Office No. 2, who are staging a fast unto death, has further deteriorated.
The health condition of agitating employees Maheshworlal Das, Hira Sah, Raj Kumar Yadav, Laxman Sah Haluwai and Sonelal Mandal has gone bad to worse, it is said.
The contract-based employees relieved from the Office are continuing the fast-unto-death by demanding their reinstatement at the office.
The office decided to remove 32 staffers appointed on the contract-basis from last October 18, citing age-limit and in the protest of the office move, they began hunger strike last Sunday. They have been on agitation since November 11, with a charter of five-point demand.
They have demanded the continuity of their service at the office, golden handshake for the employees serving at the office till 10 to 30 years and life insurance of the workers working in sensitive areas, among others.