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I disagree with Danny Mtebule's letter "Striking health workers must be fired" which was published on Wednesday.
I am a public servant, though not in the health sector. I support my colleagues who are fighting for a 12percent increase which I think the state can afford.
Finance Minister Trevor Manuel said the state is unable to meet the unions' demand for a 12percent salary increase. This is not true. Why is Public Service and Administration Minister Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi, refusing to up her offer of 6,5percent?
I am sure all public servants want the strike to end. After all there is no pay for every day the strike continues, so they are losing out. We have compassion for all the patients and the public, especially the pupils.