Workers of a readymade garment factory in Ashulia refrained from work yesterday following the job dismissal of two fellow workers.
The workers of Designer Jeans factory in Jamgora area of Ashulia burst into protest as they came to know that the garment authorities had fired their line manager and an operator on Monday.
They informed that yesterday they had come to work like any other day, however, around 11am, as the news spread they stopped working and demanded the restoration of the two workers.
The workers did not return to work even after the Industrial Police went to the spot to calm the situation.
Confirming the incident, Ashulia Industrial Police Director Mostafizur Rahman said additional police force had been deployed in front of the factory to avoid untoward situation.