Tag Archives: ALL INDIA GENERAL STRIKE

National Strike 2016: Conservancy Workers Strike Work; Protest at Ripon Buildings

Conservancy workers, employed by Corporation of Chennai, struck work on September 2nd in solidarity with the National Strike and also placing important demands to the Corporation of Chennai. Over 300 workers assembled at the gates of Ripon Buildings (Chennai Corporation … Continue reading

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DTUC Holds Public Meeting at Redhills in solidarity with National General Strike on 2nd September

On the evening of 2nd September, DTUC (Democratic trade union center) held a public meeting at Red Hills in Thiruvallur district, to discuss the issues facing working class of the country today. The meeting was attended by close to 40 … Continue reading

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Updates from the Sept 2nd Strike

Thozhilalar Koodam will periodically post updates from across Tamilnadu and India: Update from Redhills (8:00 PM): DTUC held a public meeting in Redhills to discuss the attack on fundamental rights of the working class and the intense state repression held … Continue reading

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National and State Transport unions call for national strike participation

A meeting of various state level unions of transport workers was held in New Delhi by All India Coordination Committee of Road Transport Workers Organization on July 27th, 2016. The meeting has endorsed the demands and call for strike by … Continue reading

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September 2nd National Strike Protest: Sriperumbudur factory workers say no to labour reforms

The workers of Sriperumbudur are no strangers to the impact of proposed labour reforms. As they struggle to unionize and bargain collectively in their own factories, over 170 workers came together to protest the proposed labour reforms which aims to … Continue reading

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Thousands Strike work and join protests across Chennai

Across the city of Chennai, thousands of workers from public sector companies as well as private industries and informal workers struck work today condemning the proposed changes to labour rights and regulations and demanding that the government shift its anti … Continue reading

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