The Pune labour commissioner has issued a show-cause notice to Bajaj Auto for allegedly employing workers who are not licence holders and trainees at the production line in its Chakan plant, where existing employees have been on a strike since June 25, PTI reported.
According to sources, the company has been given three days to respond to the notice, which followed a complaint from the workers' union. The union alleged that the company started using workers, who did not have licences, at the production line following the strike by its existing employees.
It further said using of 'learn-and-earn' trainees by the company for full-time production was in violation of the state's labour laws.
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