Australia: Indian cook fighting for rights in Australia, did not get salary for 2 years

Australia: Indian cook fighting for rights in Australia, did not get salary for 2 years

Indian Cook In Australia News: An Indian woman cook was brutally assaulted in Australia. The woman had gone to Australia to study in 2008, and then started living there. To meet his expenses, he worked in a restaurant there. However, the owner of the restaurant took advantage of his helplessness. He was not given salary or leave for more than two years. 

According to the report of ABC News, the Indian victim has been identified as Pawanjit Waris. She used to work in a restaurant in Adelaide, Australia. When he took refuge in the South Australian Employment Tribunal for non-payment of salary, there was hope of justice. However, it is now being told that the woman will have to take separate civil court action to get her unpaid salary and superannuation.

In the restaurant‍ Work 
The victim Pawanjit’s lawyer told the media that Pawanjit came to Australia from India in 2008 as a student. Where after completing a course in cooking and hospitality management, a man named Kiranbhai Patel offered him as a cook in ‘Darshana Curry and Tea House Restaurant’ in May 2013. Pawanjit started working there. However, while working there, Pawanjit did not get salary, overtime, annual leave and no superannuation. This went on for two years. 

Complaint in South Australian Employment Tribunal
Pawanjeet insisted and the owner of the restaurant drove him away . He was threatened to be deported from the country (Australia) for reporting the matter. Pawanjeet’s lawyer complained to the South Australian Employment Tribunal, where the restaurant owner initially paid him 4 weeks’ pay in June and July 2013, based on an order. After that, Pawanjit was asked to pay 30,000 Australian Dollars for the fees required by the Australian Immigration Department and Australian Taxation Office, the owner of the restaurant asked Pawanjit to either pay this amount or he would lose his visa. Will get it canceled. Thus Pawanjeet got into more trouble.

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