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Hundreds of Indian Nurses complains termination without notice period

IIK Staff Reporter
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Hundreds of Indian nurses working in Farwaniya hospital complained to Indian Embassy in Kuwait for the unexpected termination by the contracting company. The Nurses were recruited by the contracting company five years back on a three year contract. Last two years, company made annual renewal of their contract. On Sunday, the company officials informed that the contract period is over and nurses have to leave the country within three days while they were expecting another renewal term like in previous years.

Since the official contracting period is over, the nurses are unable to make any complaint against the company. However the sudden loss of job without any prior information has put them in a real soup, they told.

Many of them are here with their children studying in various schools in Kuwait. The company asked them to leave country within 3 days while many of their kids are attending the annual exams here. Even though the nurses have valid visa till August, the company is not ready to give release, they complained. Many of the nurses have also complained that they had paid more than Three Lakhs Indian rupees to the agents before coming to Kuwait.

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Vijeta
Saturday, March 4, 2017
The KRH company should give release to all nurses so that they can join other hospitals in kuwait,at least 3 months notice period is compulsory,all can complain in ministry of Kuwait rather than going to Indian Embassy

Raju
Thursday, March 2, 2017
why the contracting companies name is not published ??

CT
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
@rock. Don't be sarcastic dude.. everyone is going through struggles to survive.. and all are not lucky like you to be invited to come and work in kuwait!

Suresh Kumar
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Let Sushma come to Kuwait .

Jose Thomas
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
As these nurses have got sufficient experience, they shall be made permanant, so that MOH need not spend money for new recruitment process. If MOH Officials are upright in their character, this can happen.

Thomas
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Can somebody make clear, what is the name of the company that recruited them and had terminated them all of a sudden????

lobo
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
That's very sad. Must 3 months notice period. I hope they get some kind of help. Kuwait is nice country, something will work out. God bless them.

Soon
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
they want to recruit the new peoples & take good money as commission .this is what some cheating companies & management is doing now a days.

JM
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Indian Embassy not of any help and will not do anything ... All the affected nurses immediately send a help request to Sushma Swaraj and do not sign any papers from this company. Else approach Ministry of Social Affairs ... No one can send you out of the country in 3 days..

rock
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
sad news , but what did you expect,you paid money to come here this is not legal,kuwait government have to file case against you all for doing such illegal work to this country.

Muhammad
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
you people may ask your company that where is the Kuwait labor law, it is clearly written that employer has to give 3 months time before termination, and if employee is leaving the company that time also employee has to work three months time after resign.

John
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Dear Indians,
Only option is that , before entering to Kuwait, everybody should have enough knowledge about their visas in Kuwait.The local rules and regulations guidance should be given by India Embassy India as well as in Kuwait.

Gulf countries are fully depend on your luck, if you got good management and Co. u will get success. Otherwise your entire life will be destroyed .

Indian Embassy need to prepare list of companies, who is making harassment plus not paying salary. Need to stop any paper works for these companies........

TAHA BHAI
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Sad situation. Full sympathy for nurses and their children.
Let us see if our embassy / govt do something to those helpless.

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