Brijesh Upadhyaya, General Secretary BMS has called upon the BMS workers to organise ‘March to Delhi’ on 17th November 2017 demanding equal pay for equal work, social security for all workers and against disinvestment of PSUs etc. But it is also reported that BMS will not join the joint programme of three days dharna of the 10 Central Trade Unions – INTUC, AITUC, HMS, CITU, AIUTUC, TUCC, SEWA, AICCTU, UTUC and LPF along with All India Federations mostly on the same demands being organised from 9th November 2017.

A joint programme by all the Central trade unions including BMS is the need of the hour. It is to be noted that all the CTUs including INTUC and BMS organised joint programmes on the workers’ demands while Congress was in power.