Mangaluru, December 5: National protest day was observed by the trade unions in Mangaluru on Friday, December 5th.
The protest was organized following the call by All Central Trade Unions and BMS, damning the Union and State government’s anti- people and anti-workers policies of labour law amendment, FDI and disinvestment announced by NDA government.
The protestors claimed that the State government and Central government are amending the labour law unilaterally. These amendments have cut-off the Trade Union Rights of the working class.
In the protest, various trade unions along with BMS, HMS, CITU, INTUC, AITUC, and employees of Insurance companies, BSNL, Unions of Banks, Union and State Government Employees Associations had participated.
Protest rally was also conducted from town hall to the Deputy Commissioner’s office.