ASHA workers stage protest for monthly pay Rs 12,000

Saturday, July 6th, 2019
Asha workers

Mangaluru : State ASHA Workers’ Association affiliated to the AITUC staged a protest in front of the DC office here on July 6, Saturday demanding a monthly honorarium of Rs 12,000 to the workers and to clear the MCTS incentives pending since ten months. Prior to the protest, hundreds of ASHA workers took out a jatha […]

Beat committee to conduct meetings every month

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Mangaluru : DCP (Law and Order) Hanumantharaya said that the beat committee meetings will be held in every police station limits on a regular basis to address to people’s grievances. During the 101st weekly phone-in programme at the city police commissionerate office on Friday, the DCP said that 30 to 40 beats are identified in […]

Beedi workers demand to pay the salary in cash

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
beedi workers

Mangaluru: South Kanara Beedi Workers Federation (AITUC and CITU), HMS and DK and Udupi districts Beedi Contractors Committee staged protest on Monday demanding to pay the salary to the beedi workers and contractors in cash. Addressing the protestors in front of DC office, labour leader Muhammed Rafi said that nearly 5 lakh people are employed […]

KSRTC employees to stage indefinite strike from June 25; AITUC backs the strike

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Mangaluru: As the discussion held by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah with the KSRTC employees was failed to conclude with a firm decision, KSRTC employees are going to stage protest and indefinite strike from June 25. All India Trade Union Congress, DK and Udupi is backing the protest by insisting the state government to intervene in the […]

Transport bill against welfare of the labour class – Vasantha Acharaya

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
Bundh Protest

Mangaluru : The CITU, AITUC, INTUC, HMS along with various organizations held a protest near the DC’s office here against the ‘anti-labour’ policies of the BJP-led central government. on Wednesday September 2. Oposing the NDA government’s proposed bills amending labour laws, the Contract Act, the Electricity Act and Factory Act, fourteen unions in the banking […]

AITUC stages protest on Quit India Day

Friday, August 10th, 2012
AITUC stages protest on Quit India Day

Mangalore : The DK and Udupi district units of the All India Trade Union Congress  staged a protest in front of the DC office on August 9, Thursday on the occasion of 70th Year of Quit India Movement. The protestors demanded steps to curb inflation and fixing of Rs 10,000 minimum wages for labourers.They also […]

SK Beedi Workers Federation demand implementation of minimum wages

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

Mangalore : The SK Beedi Workers Federation staged a protest, after taking out a rally from Town Hall to DC Office on Tuesday June 5, demanding immediate implementation of minimum wages fixed by the labour department for beedi workers. Addressing the protestors, P Sanjeeva, president of South Kanara Beedi Workers Federation (AITUC) said the beedi […]

Beedi and Tobacco Labour Union of City celebrated 76th anniversary

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012
Beedi & Tobacco anniversary

Mangalore : H. V. Anantha Subba Rao, the secretary of the All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC), state unit, said that the government is encouraging poverty by encouraging privatization. He was addressing the gathering at a program organized by the Beedi and Tobacco Labour Union of Mangalore as part of its 76th anniversary at Town […]

CITU organized protest and jail bharo against government negligence

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011
CITU Protest

Mangalore : Various organizations such as BMS, NITUC, AITUC, HMS and CITU staged a protest and jail bhari in front of Head post office on November 8, Tuesday. Addressing the protestors, B Madhava, district secretary of CPI(M) said that the state government has created many problem like unemployment, price hike to harass the working class. […]

AITUC Beedi Workers in Protest Rally in City

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
AITUC Beedi Workers in Protest Rally

Mangalore: Demands such as a minimum monthly payment of Rs.1,500 should be given to the DK Beedi workers, annual pension should be raised as per Price Rise Index, Capital repayment should be arranged, delaying policy on petitions should be rooted out and a demand for regional advisory committee appointment, were urged by the district Beedi […]