Forced Resignations, Stealthy Closures is an account of the losses faced by garment workers in Bengaluru city during the course of the pandemic in the year 2020. It documents the phenomenon of ‘forced resignations’ [...]
Published on 22nd December 2020 You can download it here.   Executive Summary of the Report You can download it here.   ಅಧ್ಯಯನದ ಮುಖ್ಯ [...]
The BBMP Guttige Pourakarmikara Sangha undertook a protest on the International Women’s Day (March 8th) this year, seeking arrears of their increased wages, weekly and national holidays, along with other demands. [...]
The 50 days of the 'Demon' are now done. Even as the nation waits in apprehension, wanting to know what lies next, there have been several humorous responses to the same. Church Street Social, an upscale pub in [...]
 After relentless struggle of more than three years demanding for better wages, the BBMP Guttige Pourakarmikara Sangha (BBMP Contract Pourakarmika Union – affiliated with AICCTU) was successful in compelling the [...]
Karnataka Sex Workers Union (KSWU) and Sangama invites you for a discussion among human rights activists On ‘Sex Work, Decriminalization and Labour Rights’ On 5th of March (Thursday), from 12 noon to 2 PM At [...]
Bangalore has 17,809 contracted Pourakarmikas, more than 90% are women are employed various contractors, including the BBMP. Despite the daily essential service put in by them, they work under extremely inhuman [...]
Karnataka High Court has passed an interim order that provisions of Street Vendors Act must not be violated by the Government while implementing earlier orders of the Court in the PIL to make streets safer and [...]
The following attachments are scans of copy of civil court order for street venders in Udaipur (Rajasthan) and also file of court decision (stay in favour of vendors). This order can be further used for court appeals [...]
Following is the order passed by the Karnataka High Court in the BMRCL construction workers case, which raised the issue of violation of various legislations governing workmen working on the Bangalore Metro Rail [...]