Trade Unions & Pensioners Associations Demonstrate for Peasants!
Tamilnadu Peasantry lost its patience. Draught, Water scarity, suicides, crop failure, debts and loans, formation of Kaveri water management board etc are points of contention. For 40 days they struggled in jantar mantar to no result. Tamilnadu political parties and trade unions organised 'Shop bandh' on 25th - In support of agitating peasants of Tamilnadu State, all trade unions resorted to demonstrations. Bank Employees Federation of India; All India Insurance Employees Association; BSNL Employees Union and others staged a protest in front of LIC office in Parryscorner at Chennai. AIPRPA and AIBDPA also joined the demo. Comrade M.Kannaiyan State President of AIPRPA addressed among other leaders: