Jharsuguda : Around 1600 employees of Steag (Contract Company under Vedanta) are under Confusion , as the contract of Steag is coming to end and a New Company which would replace the existing Steag have yet to send the communication whether they will be reemployed by the new company.
As per the sources, recently the New company had conducted a Interview in a Hotel without knowledge , in which around 15 candidates had come from outside the state to give the interview. This was protested by the local youths and the interview was stopped. The company officials of the new company Powermech had assured that the first preference would be given to the existing employees and locals.
But after having said that, as per the employees who had conducted a press conference on Wednesday night. They have told that if Vedanta who is the main Company will not interfere in this matter then they would all go on strike scheduled on 19th June.
However, till the filing of this article , as per the sources, Vedanta has asked ten days time to settle this among the new company and the employees.