- About 300 employees worked in this store who were directly associated with the company. He said the company had given all employees three options before closing the store. In which first transfer, second job resignation, and third company online order payment.
Walmart’s Best Price has lost crores of rupees after farmers staged a sit-in in front of the Adani and Ambani Group’s business places to protest against the agricultural laws. Due to this the company had to close the store in Bathinda.
After the closure of the store, the Adani Group’s 100 MW power plant located on Malout Road is also in trouble. Adani Group has not made any such plan to shut down the said plant, but farmers have also staged a sit-in near this plant. About three hundred people lost their jobs due to the closure of this store. Some of these people have taken the transfer to the company’s stores located at other places, following the company’s rules. At the same time, some unemployed workers also staged a sit-in in front of the best price.
A senior executive associated with Best Price said on condition of anonymity that Best Price was opened on behalf of the Walmart company. The main reason for the opposition to this store is that the place where this store was opened is a place belonging to a political house and secondly, the products of Adani Group were sold in the said store. Due to which the farmers have staged a dharna in front of the store.
The official said that about 300 workers worked in this store who were directly associated with the company. He said the company had given all employees three options before closing the store. In which first transfer, second job resignation, and third company online order payment. The company official told that he could not go out himself, so he resigned from his job. Some workers took the transfer.
It was learned from sources associated with Walmart that now the company is tying up with an online delivery giant after closing its said store. Under which she will give jobs to the unemployed workers from this store. The sources did not clarify by when the said company would tie-up with the online delivery company.
Worked with life for seven years at the best price
A young man, who has worked as a promotion for the last seven years at Best Price, said that he used to look after the promotions since the store was open. Now after three years, he was to have his own promotion, but after the closure of the store by the company, now he was forced to work in some other private organization.