New Delhi: Fintech agency Bharatpe CEO Suhail Sameer on Thursday apologised for his remarks in a social media put up allegedly indicating that former firm chief Ashneer Grover has stolen cash from the corporate and little is left to pay the salaries of workers.
A Bharatpe worker in a Linkedin put up had raised the matter of termination of administrative workers and non-payment of salaries, which attracted responses from Grover and CEO Sameer.
In response to a remark by a social media account within the title of Aashima Grover, Sameer stated “Behen- tere bhai ne saara paisa chura liya (Sister, your brother has stolen all the cash). Little or no left to pay salaries”.
The remark was criticised by many on social media.
Sameer later apologised for his remarks.
“Associates – I apologise to have irked lots of you. In hindsight, it was out of line. We’re already engaged on previous workers’ full and last being paid out. My remark was a response to a specific assertion, not the put up. However I settle for the error. I request you to even have persistence, and chorus from constructing a narrative based mostly on a false narrative,” he stated in a put up on Linkedin.
The corporate’s affiliate Karan Sarki on Linkedin had raised the problem of the sacking of previous workers and non-payment of salaries.
“We haven’t obtained our wage for March month but regardless of following so many instances on electronic mail and visiting the workplace. All of the previous admin workers of BharatPe has been terminated by you with out giving any motive and their salaries haven’t been paid. We had been with BharatPe ever because the Firm began and now we’re nowhere due to your inner politics,” Sarki stated.
He stated that workers have been spending their very own cash for the corporate’s petty bills and payments haven’t been reimbursed since December.
“All of the workers of BharatPe is having fun with workplace paid journey to Goa and we engraved workers are preventing for his or her salaries and job. What sort of leaders you might be,” Sarki stated.
Nevertheless, Bharatpe denied the declare on social media in regards to the non-payment of salaries to workers.
“BharatPe strongly denies any social media feedback which recommend that the corporate has not paid salaries to its workers. All the staff of the corporate have been paid their March wage in full. As per the corporate coverage, workers serving their discover interval will obtain their full and last settlement quantity within the due course as per firm coverage,” the corporate stated in a press release.
Ashneer Grover replied to the put up and marked it to Sameer and BharatPe’s head of economic management Hersimran Kaur to resolve the wage fee challenge.
“People please look into this. Not executed – their salaries need to be paid first earlier than something,” Grover stated.
Bharatpe CEO requested Sarki to method him if the settlement isn’t executed by Friday.