Action plan after Nov 17: Kingfisher staff
"Diwali has come and gone but we have still not received the salary for the month of May. The management, as usual, has once again backtracked on its commitment and there is no word from them on payment," sources in airline staff said here.
"We will wait till Saturday for the payment of May salary. If the airline does not pay by November 17, we will chalk out our further action plan," they said.
The grounded airline continues to maintain silence over the payment to its nearly 3,000 employees, despite an assurance from the management last month that the third tranche of the dues would be paid by Diwali, they said.
A text message sent to airline spokesperson did not elicit any response.
The Vijay Mallya-promoted private carrier, which has been grounded since October 1 when its pilots and engineers went on a strike, has not paid to most of its staff since May.
The strike was, however, called off late last month after airline's chief executive Sanjay Aggarwal assured them a staggered payment of three months dues before Diwali.
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation had suspended the flying licence of Kingfisher Airlines and asked it to submit a comprehensive revival plan.
"March salary will be paid on or before October 25...the April salary on or before October 31 and
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