Concerned about the condition of their colleagues in the hospital due to foodborne illness, a group of female staff at Foxconn’s Sriperumudur Center made a statement that began at midnight on Friday. The indicators say the administration failed to make them up-to-date on the status of the people they admitted to the hospital. CV Ganesan, Minister of Industrial Development and Skills Development, and TM Anbarasan, Minister of MSME, spoke with the exhibitors and told them that he would take the necessary action, after which the demonstration was canceled.
Among the death rumors following the incident of food poisoning at Foxconn factory workers in Sriperumudur, hundreds blocked the Chennai-Bengaluru road asking for answers.
Hundreds of women working at Foxconn’s Sriperumudur company making iPhones for Apple announced on the Chennai-Bengaluru road for several hours on Saturday, December 18. 250 of their colleagues, who became ill, after eating. food provided at the hostel provided. Although there has been little opposition since December 15 this year, after many people fell victim to food poisoning, on Saturday, workers were frustrated by the lack of communication from the factory. While staff complained that the whereabouts of these patients or the exact number of victims had been notified, a statement from Alby John Tiruvallur County Sheriff’s Office revealed that 256 staff members had the disease. Bacteria on December 15, 2021. Of these, 159. were hospitalized, while others were treated as patients in various hospitals.
The workers were outraged as Taiwanese company employees only told them that the patients were receiving medical treatment, and did not disclose other details. The protests became widespread with rumors of the death of at least two staff members circulating, leading to an alarm. A female TNM staffer spoke to reports that people began to faint, have dysentery and vomiting at the Foxconn Poonamalee IMA hostel.
One of the women seemed to be on the verge of death. But the company did not want the information released, so they kept all the staff in the hostel itself. The two women who worked alongside me at the company did not come for their jobs for two days, ”he complained. He also alleges that they did not even take the women who were just taken to the hospital immediately. “No one gave us the answers in the company, including the supervisor. It was after we sat down with the announcement that they even tried to talk to us, ”he added.