Issue date
24 Apr 2016

5-point demands rose from Rana Plaza memorial human chain in Dhaka city

Three orphan children, who lost both of their parents in Rana Plaza collapse, lighted candle lights

Orphan children, who lost both or either of their parents in Rana Plaza collapse, members of dead workers family & victims pleaded for joint actions of trade union, factory owners including BGMEA, government & buyers to prevent massacre like Rana Plaza.

They demanded for rehabilitation of all victim workers of Rana Plaza & to provide long-term medical treatment to injured workers.

They made these calls from “Rana Plaza memorial human chain” in front of National Press Club in Dhaka city on 3-year of Rana Plaza disaster today. National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF) organized the program. It may be noted here that Rana Plaza building collapsed on April 24, 2013 killing 1138 garment workers & injuring over 2,500. The “Rana Plaza memorial human chain” was formed to pay tributes to all those workers. NGWF President Amirul Haque Amin presided over the program.