tea garden workers in Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan plantation workers condemn ‘sellout’ deal between company, unions

The agreement between the unions and the Employers’ Federation of Ceylon stipulated only a 40% wage hike. Workers under the banner of the One Thousand Movement are demanding a 100% hike, which would take their salaries to USD 5.61

Sri Lanka tea garden workers Tea Garden workers in Sri Lanka are demanding a wage hike

Sri Lanka is the second largest tea exporter in the world and the industry is the main source of foreign exchange earning, but workers employed in the sector remain poor and exploited.

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