BEPZA pays arrear of 18cr to workers of closed A-One (BD) factory of DEPZ
DHAKA, July 05, 2022 (BSS) - Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority
(BEPZA) has paid the arrears of the workers of A-One (BD) Limited, a closed
factory of Dhaka EPZ (DEPZ).
The dues payment activities started in a program on Monday organized by DEPZ
where Tk 18.11 crore arrears were paid to the workers, said a press release
Arrears of some workers were paid through pay orders in the program. DEPZ
Executive Director Abdus Sobhan handed over the pay order to them while the
remaining workers' arrears were deposited to their bank accounts.
The workers were overwhelmed to receive their arrears though it is almost two
and half years since the closure of the factory. They thanked BEPZA
wholeheartedly for their continuous efforts to settle the dues payment.
Mentionable, the factory management announced the closure of the factory in
February 2020 due to lack of export orders and failure to pay the wages of