Kahatagaha graphite mine fast called off

Friday, 19 April 2013 - 7:08

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The hunger strike that was launched by by employees attached to the Kahatagaha graphite mine located in Gokarella-Kurunegala has been called off.

 

This was following discussions that were held between the protesters and the committee comprising a 5 member panel which was headed by secretary to the ministry of Trade & Commerce Anura Siriwardhana

 

The employees have assured to report to work tomorrow.

 

45 employees were engaged in the fast over 5 demands at a depth of 1,132 feet.