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Over one lakh diamond polishers leave Surat to Saurashtra

March 29, 2020 12:02 am

According to the Surat Diamond Association sources, there are around 5000 small, big and middle size diamond factories in Surat which have more than 6 lakh diamond workers.

Surat diamond firm lays off 80; industry cut 600 jobs since January

June 29, 2019 1:58 am

On Friday morning, 80 of the polishers were informed by the firm’s owners that they were being laid off. They then gathered outside the company premises and requested the security guards to allow them to talk to the manager or the owner. They were not allowed to enter.

‘Sacked without notice’, 300 diamond polishers seek action against Surat firm

October 16, 2018 6:01 am

Demanding reinstatement of their job, the diamond polishers, mostly hailing from Saurashtra, said that on Saturday when they reached the Varachha unit of the company, they were told not to work and search for another job.

6 diamond polishers in Surat sacked for ‘frying bhajiyas’ during working hours

July 15, 2015 1:27 am

The incident happened around two weeks ago amid diamond firms laying off workers due to the slump in the industry.

Carat and stick: A day in the life of diamond polisher Nagjibhai Warya

May 31, 2015 12:47 am

Although Nagjibhai Warya has been working for over 15 years, he says that no tenure is long enough for a diamond factory owner to trust an employee.

Diamond polisher kills his 3 kids,commits suicide

August 31, 2013 3:32 am

Two years ago,his wife had also committed suicide by hanging in the same house.

Film on diamond polisher shines at Gujarat box office

June 15, 2009 3:06 am

Ironically,the most successful Gujarati movie in recent times is based on the struggles of a diamond polisher....

Another diamond polisher ends life

January 06, 2009 12:24 am

Another diamond polisher committed suicide in Surat on Sunday...