Category Archives: Construction Workers

பாங்கார் போராட்டம்: நிலம் கையகப்படுத்துதல், நவ தாராளவாத வளர்ச்சி முறைக்கு எதிரான தளராது நீளும்போராட்டம்

மேற்கு வங்கத்தின் லால்கார் மாவட்டத்தில் மிகவும் குறிப்பிடத்தக்கப் போராட்டம் ஒன்று நவம்பர் 2008ல் துவங்கியது. 2008 நவம்பர் 5 அன்று மிருகத்தனமாகத் தாக்குதல் நடத்திய மேற்கு வங்கக் காவல்துறையின் செயலுக்கான எதிர் வினையாக அது துவங்கியது. அதற்கு மற்றொரு பக்கமும் உண்டு. காவல்துறை தாக்குதலுக்கு முன்பு, ஸ்டீல் ஆலையொன்றை அமைப்பதற்காக ஜிந்தால் நிறுவனம் பலவந்தமாக நிலத்தைக் … Continue reading

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Construction Workers Demand Enhancement of Social Security; Petition Chennai Collector

Part of a Nationwide Demonstration Organized by AITUC  Construction workers organized a small demonstration near Chennai Collectorate on 24th April. They are affiliated to the AITUC led Construction Workers Union (Kathada Thozhillalar Sangam). It was part of a nation-wide demonstration … Continue reading

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A Constructive Interaction:  Women Construction Workers from America discuss Common Issues with Women Workers in Chennai

“Why are no women workers working on the Metrorail Construction sites?” was the query with which a group of women construction workers from the US started a discussion with women workers from Chennai. A group of 12 women construction workers … Continue reading

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Construction Workers Workshop on implementing BOCW Act

Discussions on strengthening Social Security, Occupational Safety and condition of Migrants Nirman Mazdoor Panchayat Sangh, Chennai, and National Campaign Committee for Central Legislation on Construction Workers organized a workshop on ‘Implementation of Central Acts on Building and Other Construction Workers … Continue reading

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CITU state conference, and the way forward

Thozilalar Koodam had a discussion with Comrade Sugumar, General Secretary of CITU Tamil Nadu, about the state conference that was recently held in Tamil Nadu, challenges for the trade union movement and planned actions. The resolutions that were passed in … Continue reading

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Women Construction Workers Demand Enhanced Maternity Benefits

19th September 2016, Harbour, Chennai Around 20 women construction workers assembled near Chennai District Collectorate to petition the Tamilnadu Government to enhance the maternity benefits that are being provided through the construction workers welfare board. They were joined by leaders … Continue reading

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