Mehnatkash, September 2014

September 15, 2014

The September issue of Mehnatkash, a workers magazine produced and circulated around the industrial belts of Gurgaon-Manesar-Jaipur and Rudrapur by workers and trade union activists. – Eds

In this issue, among others, find:
– report on the important area-based united struggle zone developing in the Bawal industrial area, Haryana
– present situation of conflict (and imminent strike/lockout) in Autofit factory in Dharuhera, Haryana
– report on the important strike wave in Manesar by 15 factories in solidarity with striking workers of Baxter medical on 12th August
– on the issue of PPRS (production performance related scheme) in Maruti Suzuki
– on the system of (in)justice in the labour courts
– Repression on workers unions and struggles in Voltas after Era in Rudrapur, Uttrakhand
– on the state of labour law implementation in unorganized sector in Delhi
– on the proposed labour law reforms and their implications
– Modi, ‘hindutva’ and the communalisation of the state apparatus

Contact the editor at: mehnatkash2010@gmail.com