(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
October 27, 2013
September 25, the CITU,
BMS, ATU, AITUC, HMKP and ATTUC organised united programmes
with workers from
The protest procession and demonstration were organised at the joint call of the national level trade union organisations.
Gujarat CITU president Subodh Mehta waived the red flag as an indication for the procession to start. Others who joined the action included BMS secretary Deepak Pandya, Ahmedabad CITU secretary Satish Parmar, HMKP secretary Jayanti Panchal, association of trade union leader C M Chaudhary and AITUC leader Ramsagar Parihar.
the workers came
from outside in big batches; the largest batch coming from
Bashirudin as its leader. While Lallan Sharma came with
workers in two trucks
It was amid heavy downpour that the procession wended its way from Lal Darvaza to Rupali Cinema. The banners not only carried the names of the organising trade union centres but also the ten demands of the workers. Red flags were seen fluttering all along.