Posted 5 years ago on March 3, 2012, 5:28 p.m. EST by GirlFriday
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The all-India general strike of February 28 brought together workers of various sectors and political stripes, civil servants along with rickshaw drivers, united under a banner of opposition to neoliberal policies of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government. The labor movement of the world’s largest democracy issued a stark challenge to the idea of deregulation as an economic cure.
AFP quoted All India Trade Union Congress general secretary Gurudas Dasgupta: “We are fighting for our rights against a government that is anti-people,” http://www.commondreams.org/view/2012/03/01
Did you guys see this?
Here is an update on the four on hunger strikes.
A commentary is found here.
If anyone hears anymore updates, please post them.