A decisive discussion regarding issues of university employes is to be held today (16th) between representatives of University Trade Union Joint Committee and Minister of Higher Education S.B. Dissanayake.
Senior officials of the Ministry of Higher Education too will join the discussions said a spokesman for the University Trade Union Joint Committee. Today’s discussion will center on anomalies that exist in salaries of university teachers and the decrease in salary increments given for university employees. employees recruited on the same day having two salary scales is an issue that will be discussed today.
University Trade Union Joint Committee states future trade union action would be decided on the outcome of today’s discussion.