SATU members staged a 3-day color-power carnival style protest against the then
MSA Management's recalcitrant attitude. There were 20 major points of
grievances, some of which were promotions, selections recruitment, regarding,
shortage of staff, disciplinary inquiries, dismissal, training, privileged
travel, transport, security, payment of Workmen's Compensation and other working
conditions. Workers in all department reported for work in colorful attire and
the protest had the desired effect.