Laborers in Pettah domestically referred to as Nattamis have commenced a protest.
Noting that they’re unable to bear the Value of Dwelling, they’re demanding for a rise within the compensation granted to move items.
The laborers have been demanding for Rs. 15 to be given for them to load and unload items, which is a rise from the same old quantity of Rs. 6, 7 or 8.
Mentioning that the compensation for loading and unloading items had been the identical since 1989, the laborers said that it’s troublesome to lift kids and households with the present fee.