ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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POLICE AND CRIME-Reorganising Criminal Administration

relations in the jute industry. Hooghly Mill declared an indefinite lock-out from January 1 in the wake of the workers' refusal to accept enhanced work-norms. There is a lock-out also at Naihati Jute Mill. Here the cause is inter-union rivalry. Eleven workers in the mill had been charge-sheeted and trie workers had formed a joint struggle committee to meet the challenge. After prolonged agitation, the management withdrew the charge-sheets following an understanding with the struggle committee. This was not to the liking of the ClTU union which decided to resort to a go-slow to teach the management a lesson for negotiating with the struggle committee.

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