Workers of a garment factory staged demonstrations in Ashulia on Wednesday demanding reopening of their closed factory and payment of their salaries and dues, reports UNB.

According to some workers of 'Adiat Apparels' garment factory, the factory authorities hanged a notice on 31 March declaring it closed until 31 May and half salary of the month of March was paid on 24, 25 March.

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The workers also alleged that the factory authorities threatened them as they staged demonstrations several times for their dues.

However, factory managing director Tamim Ahmed could not be reached over phone.

Ashulia police station officer-in-charge Sheikh Rezaul Haque Dipu said the situation is normal now.

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