Postal workers are on strike despite the cancellation of holidays

November 08, 2023 - 11:15 AM
The United Postal Front says that it has started a two-day symbolic strike against the gove ment's attempt to sell the postal department's resources.

Its co-convener Mr. Chinthaka Bandara said that the gove ment should cancel the plans to sell the Nuwara Eliya and Kandy post offices.

However, with immediate effect, the Department of Posts stated that steps have been taken to cancel the leave of all postal employees in the three days of November 8, 9, 10.