Three coal miners participating in the hunger strike in Primorye, was hospitalized because of ill health
In Primorye, the doctors removed from the hunger strike of the three employees Luchegorsk coal mine, protesting against the double reduction of the salary and abbreviations. Men have diagnosed the rise of blood sugar, pressure jump and an attack of ulcers, they were taken to hospital, reports VL.ru with reference to the member of the trade Union of the enterprise Svetlana Parascan.
According to her, other protesters feel fine, their condition on the spot controls the health care provider. Meanwhile, the action was joined by new participants. Thus, the total number of hungry people has reached 121. In addition to the men joined the two women.
Currently, negotiations are underway between the starving workers and the company management. According to the miners, while they may not lead to anything.
“Negotiations began yesterday evening and continued today during the day. Obvious desire to resolve the situation, but a compromise has not yet come”, – said VL.ru Chairman of trade Union of coal mine Michael Shkulipa.
Meanwhile, the district Prosecutor’s office announcedthat on October 14 the Deputy Prosecutor General of Russia Yuri Gulyagin and the Prosecutor of the Primorsky territory Sergey Beschasny will hold personal reception of citizens in the city “for the protection of the rights and freedoms of citizens”. The event will be held at 11:00 in the administrative building of JSC “luchegorsky coal mine” at the address: Moscow, 3-nd microdistrict, building ABK. Want to attend the reception please pre-register by phone 8 (242) 240-62-04.
The hunger strike of workers of the Luchegorsk coal mine began on 11 October. Initially, it was attended by 40 people, then the number of participants increased to 100. Workers protest against layoffs and wage cuts – for the year it has decreased in two times. Also employees of the company require the management of the implementation of the branch tariff agreements, according to which coal miners and power engineering are eligible for benefits and guarantees.
Version of the far Eastern generating company (DGK), which includes Luchegorsk coal mine, the cause of the conflict was the failure of the company established performance bonuses, which led to a reduction in employee premiums for August. The company noted that other obligations to employees were met.
On the eve of the Governor of Primorsky Krai Vladimir Miklushevsky urged the leadership of the holding “RAO es of the East” and DHA to change managers Luchegorsk coal mine. To resolve the situation in Luchegorsk went Vice-Governor Yevgeny Vishnyakov.
The company “Luchegorsk coal mine” develops Bikin deposits of brown coal, the main consumer of which is the largest power station of the region – Primorskaya GRES. The company employs nearly three thousand people. Also, the company includes the management of railway transport, motor transport, agriculture, and numerous support services.
According to the Union, 400 employees this year was fired from the company, massive cuts are coming and Primorskaya TPP.
Luchegorsk, the administrative center of Pozharsky district of Primorsky Krai, located to the North of Vladivostok at a distance of almost 500 km.