UTV | COLOMBO – Ceylon Electricity Board has suspended six trade union leaders from work for their alleged involvement in a recent trade union action.
They are accused of holding the Chairman of the CEB hostage inside his office room, last month.
Ranjan Jayalal, the convener of the Electricity Board’s combined trade union alliance said employees would launch a black flag protest starting from today (Feb. 19) against this move.
Jayalal said that black flags would be raised at electricity board’s offices throughout the island.
He also said that the alliance would launch an uninterrupted trade union action from 14th of March.