Employees of Falcon Tyres meet Sait, seek govt intervention

Submitted by alvin on Thu, 2016-06-30 19:37 Mysuru:  Employees of loss-making Falcon Tyres, which has stopped functioning for a year now, met Education Minister Tanveer Sait to ask for his intervention in the matter to resolve the stalemate between the employer and the employees.Sait, a member of high level committee formed to resolve issues between the company and the employees, met a delegation comprising over a hundred employees at government guest house on Thursday.“The government has failed to ensure justice for the employees in accordance with assurance given during meeting held at Vidhana Soudha on March 5 under the chairmanship of R V Deshapande, where former revenue minister V Srinivas Prasad, former labor minister P T Parameshwar Naik, MLA G T Devegowda, MLA Vasu and others were present," said Devaraj D V, president, Falcon Tyres Employees Union.Employees demanded government to intervene and run the company as the fate of several hundred employees was tied to the compan