A District level convention on ‘Save Public Sector – Save Nation’ was held at Town Hall Kanhangad on 20th March 2016 under the auspices of the ‘Save Public Sector Committee’. A large number of employees of the various state and central public sector along with their families were present. ” Veteran leader Com. A.K.Narayanan, Vice-President, CITU, presided. Com.Ravindran Kodakkad, Convener welcomed all.
Com.V.A.N.Namboodiri, Patron BSNLEU, inaugurated the Convention. He spoke about the formation of the PSUs, their growth and great contribution to the economy and security of the country and also the excellent services given to the people. He strongly criticised anti-people, anti-worker policies of the government and its support to the corporates. The trade unions should continue the struggles for saving and strengthening the PSUs.
Coms. K.P.Satheesh Chndran, Dist. Secretary CPI(M), Chandrasekharan, MLA, T.K.Rajan (CITU), K.Mohanan (BSNLEU), K.Harikrishnan (KSRTEA), V.Lakshmanan (KSEBWA),M.Rajagopalan, T.Narendran (BEFI), K.Bahuleyan (AIIEA), V.Ratnakaran (BHELEMLEU), K.Jayakumar and other comrades addressed.
The speakers spoke about both the anti-worker policies of the NPA and UDF government an called upon the workers to fight against these policies.