Bihar Aganwari Karamchari Sangh Agitation

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Bihar Aganwari Karamchari Sangh organised a massive demonstration on 6 July 2015 in Patna, in front of Bihar assembly (Chief Minister), pressing for their thirteen point charter of demands. Thousands of workers brought the life in that part of city to standstill, they remained defiant, though peaceful and spent the night on roads. The agitation began by address from Sri Neeraj Chaubey , general secretary CFTUI who urged the workers of state Aganwari to remain united for their legitimate demands. There after Sri Ajit Srivastav, treasure CFTUI and Smt Geeta Devi , President of Aganwari Union also addressed the gathering. The agitation got support from few leading MP and MLA's of various parties by their presence on dias and speaking in favour of agitating employees . From 7 July 2015 onwards the agitation still continues in form of sit in protest and has now spread to subdivision level . The main demand includes revision of wages , enhancement of retirement age among others.