FSC: Sugar mils to be closed tomorrow for Diwali

Rakiraki truck driver Muni Chand waits patiently for the Lautoka Sugar Mill to start crushing yesterday. Picture: REINAL CHAND

The Fiji Sugar Corporation says all three sugar mills will be closed tomorrow for Diwali. Picture: REINAL CHAND

THE Fiji Sugar Corporation says all three sugar mills will be closed tomorrow for Diwali.

In a press statement issued this morning, the FSC said this was to allow for staff and all other stakeholders to celebrate Diwali this year.

Growers, cutters and lorry operators are asked to take note:

LAUTOKA MILL

The last lorry today will be accepted at 4pm this afternoon and the mill will resume crushing at 6am on Thursday 8th November 2018

LABASA MILL

The last lorry today will be accepted at 8pm tonight and the mill will resume crushing at 6am on Thursday 8th November 2018

RARAWAI MILL

The last lorry today will be accepted at 12 midday today, however it crushing will stop at 3pm today. The mill will resume crushing at 12 noon on Thursday 8th November 2018

FSC said an SMS message has gone out to growers and all FSC sector offices will be posting up notices of the same.

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