Livelihood

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BEST workers oppose privatization drive : Privatization of transport undertakings is anti-people!

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2018-02-23 15:11

ThumbnailBrihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) is one of the world’s largest metro transport corporation. It is managed by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and caters to the needs of more than 30 lakh commuters every day. On 12th February 2018, the BEST management committee announced its decision to hire 200 mini non-AC buses, 200 mini-AC buses and 50 midi-buses on wet lease from private contractors. Under this type of arrangement, buses are leased from private contractors along with driver and are also maintained by the contractor.

Lok Raj Sangathan congratulates Maharashtra IT professionals on registration of their union, FITE

Submitted by admin on Sun, 2018-02-04 16:30

ThumbnailIt was indeed a happy and proud moment for the IT professionals of Maharashtra when on 13th January 2018, in a press conference it was declared that their union Forum for I.T. Employees (FITE) has been registered as a union in Maharashtra. Consistent and brave efforts of several IT professionals from Pune over the last six months beginning with a successful meeting organized by FITE and the Maharashtra Council of Lok Raj Sangathan on 8th July 2017 in Pune, finally culminated in getting the union registered.

Odisha Government Conspiring to hand over land acquired for POSCO to JSW Steel

Submitted by admin on Tue, 2018-01-09 15:45

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As a result of the continuous and peaceful resistance of people of Odisha and overwhelming support from people across the country, POSCO was forced to withdraw its project from the state. However, the repression against people is still continuing. On December 19th, 2017, police arrested two villagers under various charges, and put them behind bars. A case has also been registered against one of the leading agitators Babula Samalviz.

People of Ratnagiri rise up against the proposed Mega-Refinery!

Submitted by admin on Tue, 2018-01-09 15:17

Ratnagiri is a picturesque district on Thumbnailthe West coast of Maharashtra famous for its greenery and rich crop of the world famous Hapus (Alphonso) mango and cashew nuts. In 1997, the Maharashtra government had declared the Konkan region which includes Ratnagiri district as ecologically sensitive.

Now bouncers are being used to throw out IT Professionals!

Submitted by admin on Wed, 2017-12-20 16:13

ThumbnailIn December 2017, Verizon Data Services India threw out almost 1000 IT professionals. In the last 6 months as more and more IT companies started throwing out its employees, the employees also started raising their voices individually and also by joining some Union or the other. Employees also started using legal means to challenge the illegal terminations. One employee who was sacked from Tech Mahindra recorded his conversation with the HR executive which became viral exposing the manner and reasons for sacking IT professionals. That forced Anand Mahindra, the chieftain of Tech Mahindra to publically apologize. But corporate houses are well experienced to handle such opposition, especially when the employees are not organized.

Workers hold massive Mahapadav at Parliament in New Delhi

Submitted by admin on Tue, 2017-11-14 11:32

thumbThe Joint Platform of Central Trade Unions, comprising Central Trade Union Organisations and all major industry /establishment wise federations conducting a three days' 'mahapadav' (mass dharna) before Parliament against the anti-worker, anti-people and anti-national policies of the Central Government from November 9-11, 2017. Lakhs of workers from across the country participated in this huge protest.

IT workers are the ones who create profit and wealth of IT companies

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2017-09-07 11:08

ThumbnailA large number of IT, ITES and IT based consulting and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) companies are throwing out employees in tens of thousands under various pretext. Most of the companies claim that only non-performers who could not improve their performance, in spite of opportunity given by the company, have been asked to find another job. ... IT workers need to understand this reality and not be misled by all the ‘gyan’ the IT company owners give. In order to understand the above better with facts and figures, a study and analysis of the officially published documents of the major IT companies – the Annual Reports – for the last few years has been carried out by a team appointed by the Maharashtra Regional Council of Lok Raj Sangathan. The first in this series is the analysis of Tech Mahindra, which is presented here..

Tamilnadu Peasants organization held meeting in Thoothukudi district.

Submitted by admin on Wed, 2017-07-05 11:43

Thumbnail of peasant meetingTamizhaga Vivasayeegal Sangam organized a meeting of peasants near Pasuvandanai in Thoothukudi district of Tamilnadu in June. Peasants belonging to Jambulingapuram, Kudirai Kulam and Chillong Kulam villages took active part in this meeting. Besides, leaders and activists of Communist Ghadar Party, Workers Unity Movement and Unorganized Workers Federation also took part in this meeting.

भारतीय किसान संघर्ष समन्वय समिति - प्रेस विज्ञप्ति

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2017-06-30 12:23

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