21 August, New Delhi. Bigul Mazdoor Dasta alomg with various mass organisations, unions and social activists staged a protest demonstration at Jantar Mantar today against the arbitrary expulsion of hundreds of workers Maruti Suzuki by the management and the continued persecution of the workers. The protestors also submitted a memorandum to the union labour minister to revoke the suspension of the workers.
It is to be noted that tha Manesar plant of Maruti Suzuki…Continue
On 5th september Paper plate workers of 7 factories in Karawal nagar went under indefinite strike to protest against low wages and inhuman work conditions at work place. The strike was organized by Karawal Nagar Mazdoor Union. Rally of Nearly 100-150 workers stormed the factory area of Karawal Nagar and raising towering slogans. Karawal Nagar area lies in northern-eastern Delhi and has a population of about 1 lakh workers. Region has nearly 2,000 small and big factories. Some…Continue
Hundreds of Delhi Metro workers gathered on 10th July at Jantar-Mantar to protest against the gross violation of labor laws by the DMRC officials as well as the contract companies of the DMRC. It is worthy to note here that the contract workers of DMRC, including the ticket-vending operators , housekeepers and security guards, have been demanding for the payment of minimum wages, the facilities of ESI, PF, double rate payment for overtime, weekly-off and other facilities…Continue
There are almost 10,000 workers working as the station staff in the DMRC. These workers are not provided with the facilities of minimum wages, ESI, PF, and sometimes even weekly off. They're maltreated by the officials of the contract companies, who openly flout the labor laws without any hesitation, because they have the patronage of the DMRC authorities. Moreover, the DMRC itself is in serious violation of labor laws, as it has given work of permanent nature on contract. This is just…Continue