Imphal: Minister for MAHUD Okram Henry appealed to all the skilled and unskilled workers of the municipal councils of the state to call off the ongoing agitation against non payment of pending wages.
Henry made the appeal during his visit at the office of Nambol Municipal Council on Thursday.
The minister met the skilled and unskilled workers who were protesting in front of the office of Nambol Municipal Council and held a meeting at the conference hall of the Nambol Municipal Council.
Following a meeting with the representatives of the agitating members, the minister stated that any issue can be resolved through dialogue and said that the government will try its best to pay the wages of the skilled and unskilled workers of the municipal councils at the earliest.
Henry also chaired a review meeting with the chairperson and councilors of Nambol Municipal Council. During the meeting, councilors addressed their grievances to the minister.
After hearing the hardships faced by the Nambol Municipal Council, the minister stated that the issues will be sorted soon with the cooperation of the councilors and people of the state.
MLA N. Loken Singh, OSD of MAHUD department, executive officer of Nambol Municipal Council and others were also present during the meeting.