Kuwait: Unpaid salaries forces restaurant workers to protest
Around 150-200 workers of a restaurant chain gathered in Salmiya, immediately security patrols were called and it was found that the workers had not received salaries for last 3 months as restaurants had stopped operating during lock down period where the company administration had not paid salaries.
Officers at Salmiya Police Station managed to persuade about 150 workers to end their protest and stay in their homes with a promise to solve their financial problems with the company.
The workers said that they had no enough money for living, Security officials directed the issue to the Ministry of Social Affairs, as well as the authorities of the restaurant where the expatriates work.
A case of notification was recorded and also contacted the company to solve the problem.