India National Protest Day

Date: 
5 December, 2014
Time: 
09.00 - 17.00
Location: 
India
Event type: 
PSI affiliate, the Indian National Defence Workers Federation (INDWF) will be joining the National Protest Day on 5 December 2014. The INDWF and the Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC) are calling on their respective affiliates to organise mass demonstrations, protest meetings and rallies throughout the country.

Trade unions from all sectors, Central trade unions, Federations of Banks, Railways, Defence, Insurance Central/State Government and many other service establishment employees will be joining in all over India to demand that the Indian government respect the "10 Charter of Demands".

The demands include an immediate ratification of ILO Core conventions 87 and 98 on freedom of association and the right to organise, the same rights for contract workers as for regular workers, fixing a minimum wage and pensions for all.

For more information see the INDWF circular.

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