AIBEA, which comprises four lakh bank employees from various public and old private sector and a few foreign banks as its members, represents the majority of the banks except State Bank of India and Indian Overseas Bank.
Published on Nov 25, 2020 02:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar
The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh, which is an affiliate of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, has asked the central ministry to view beedi as separate from other tobacco products and formulate new policies accordingly.
Updated on Jun 08, 2020 08:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
“A nationwide protest under the banner ‘Save Public Sector, Save India’ will be organised in the form of a day-long dharna, protest meetings, and campaign etc; at the unit level,” said Vrijesh Upadhyay, general secretary, Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS).
In a statement issued on Monday, the labour wing of the RSS said state governments have been unable to convince the public as to how labour laws are hurdles to economic activities and about the emergent situation requiring the extreme step of suspending labour laws.
The delegation also said that provisions should be made for those migrant workers who are interested in returning to their place of work; all registered constructions workers must get the relief payment through banks or in cash on basis of identification and verification of their documents.
A hard line affiliate of the Sangh, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, a key campaigner for the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya is also expected to present details of the case, which is currently being heard on a daily basis in the SC.
Central trade unions have launched a two-day nationwide strike in protest against the government’s ‘anti-worker policies’. The trade unions are demanding minimum wages and social security schemes, among others.The major trade unions on strike include INTUC, AITUC and CITU, among others. RSS-affiliated Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh or BMS is not participating in the strike.Highlights:
As the BJP gears up to seek a fresh mandate, affiliates such as Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) and Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) are publicising the demands met by the government.
The BJP-led government has proposed to merge labour laws that govern institutions such as Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation and Employees’ State Insurance Corporation to create a Labour Code on Social Security.