The wage negotiation in Coal India is in progress. The five-year wage agreement will be effective from 01-01-2006, since the last agreement was w.e.f. 01-01-2001.The unions have demanded for 35% hike while the management is prepared up to 25%. There are more than 5 lakh workers and it is the biggest PSU as far as the number of workers is concerned. This week will be crucial for the discussion.
Coal India Wage discussion
31 Tuesday Jan 2012