Representative Unions are not the only ones advising public servants to work on January 17th, the Opposition United National Congress is also joining the call.
Couva South MP and shadow Minister with Responsibility for the Ministry of Labour and Tobago Affairs Rudranath Indarsingh has accused the Government of having half-hearted, loosely organized approach to declare the public service a “quasi-safe zone”.
He said his concerns emerge particularly because of reports that public servants are being asked to submit their vaccination cards in order to be paid their due salaries.
He stated that the Opposition United National Congress stands with all public officers whose just salary is being held as hostage by what he describes as the anti-working class government because of its own failure to manage the Covid-19 virus and call upon the
He told News Power Now that public servants should report for work and demand to be informed in writing why there are being barred from entering their place of employment.