Way Forward for Workers and Peasants

Call of the Central Committee of the Communist Ghadar Party of India, 12 November, 2023
Workers and peasants need to become the rulers of the country and reorient the economy to ensure secure livelihood and prosperity for all. We need to ensure that the democratic and human rights of all members of society are protected, without exception.

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Integral Coach Factory (ICF), Chennai

Workers of Integral Coach Factory oppose privatisation of coach production

Workers at the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Chennai have been protesting since the end of October. They are opposing the pacts signed by the Indian Railways with two multinational companies, for the manufacture of 200 Vande Bharat sleeper express trains. All trade unions, irrespective of political affiliation, have come together to oppose the privatisation pacts, including the BJP affiliated Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS).

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Sugarcane farmers in western UP demand their dues

Thousands of sugarcane farmers from Western Uttar Pradesh have been carrying on an agitation since 18th October. They are demanding that the sugar mills pay their dues for the previous crushing season (2022-23) amounting to around Rs 4,000 crore. Farmers are angry that while the new sugarcane crushing season (October 1, 2023- September 30, 2024) has already started, they have not yet been fully paid the dues for the previous year.

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Coal workers oppose privatisation

Colliery Mazdoor Sabha of India (CMSI) recently held an anti-privatisation convention in Asansol in West Bengal. The focus of the convention was to highlight how the Central government was trying to privatise different operations of this industry. The Central government has already sold 37% shares of the public sector Coal India Limited.

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