Tea workers

Artificial Intelligence to improve tea quality and health of workers in Assam

The drones will spray fertilisers and pesticides on the plants from 6-8 feet above the ground.

published on : 19th October 2019

Gorkha body appeals for 20 per cent bonus to Darjeeling tea workers

Trade unions in the region are demanding a higher bonus payout at 20 per cent against 12 per cent which has been offered by the management.

published on : 5th October 2019

Refusal of bonus ahead of Durga puja pushes Darjeeling tea workers to go on mass leave on October 5

The decision to go on a hunger strike and mass leave was taken following the breakdown of talks between the Darjeeling tea workers and the management.

published on : 4th October 2019