GMOA will launch an island wide trade union action on 25th October 2012 demanding 1:12 salary compression ratio, official transport facility according to 22/99 circular, correction of salary anomalies and payment of all due allowances.
We wish to inform that all members should abide by the following, during the island wide strike action:
1. A token strike action will commence at 8 am on 25th October and will be concluded at 8 am on the next day.
2. Only the emergencies of the particular hospital or unit will be attended during this TUA.
3. The following hospitals will be excluded from this island wide strike action:
a. Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children, Colombo
b. De Soysa Hospital for Women, Colombo
c. Castle Street Hospital for Women, Colombo
d. National Cancer Institute, Maharagama
e. Sirimavo Bandaranayake Hospital for Children, Peradeniya
Note: To All members (including the specialists and medical officers attached to the hospitals listed in item 3):
Engaging in Private practices during trade union actions is considered UNETHICAL!
Government Medical Officers’ Association
For further clarifications: Contact Ex-Co members, General Committee members, Provincial coordinators or the following hotlines:
Dr. Thimothy 0717655755
Dr. Amila 0772615503