Middle class organisations co-ordination committee
Central, State Government, Public Sector Pensioners' organisations co-ordination committee
27, V V Koil Street, Vellala Teynampet, Chennai-600086
Dear comrades, 19.09.2014
Re: Observance of WFTU call
World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) on its entering 70th year of formation has given a clarion call for observance its founding day i.e.3rd October 2014 as International Action Day on the specific slogan of "FIGHTING AGAINST UNEMPLOYMENT, FOR DIGNIFIED WORK, PROTECTIVE MEASURES FOR UNEMPLOYED,PERMANENT AND STABLE WORK".
In order to plan and effectively implement the call of the WFTU, a meeting was convened at BEFI office on 17.09.2014 at 4.30 pm.
Leaders from the above organisations participated.
As 3rd October happens to be a holiday, it has been decided to observe the Action Day on 08.10.2014,Wednesday.
In Chennai an evening dharna has been planned between 4pm and 7 pm. The Confederation of Central Government Employees Federation will take the lead.
Dharna or demonstration to be held in the following centres. 1.Vellore 2.Salem 3.Erode 4.Coimbatore 5.Tanjore 6.Trichy 7.Dindigul 8.Madurai 9.Tirunelveli 10.Tuticorin
Handbills and posters are to be released for mobilisation of the members. One speaker from Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) can be invited as the theme is regarding employment.
Leaflet for public about the WFTU call and the demand can be distributed before the dharna/demonstration.
The Central, State Government, Public Sector Pensioners' organisations co-ordination committee will take lead to organise dharna/demo in the following centres : Vellore, Salem, Erode, Madurai.
Similarly AIIEA will take lead in Tanjore and Tirunelveli; BEFI in Coimbatore; DREU in Trichy ; TNGEA in Dindigul; BSNLEU in Tuticorin.
The expenses will be shared equally by all the organisations.
(C P KRISHNAN)
General Secretary, BEFI-TN