The COC meeting held on 2nd March 2010 under the chairmanship of Com Kamaleshan President COC Karnataka held at RMS office took Following decesions
The Joint council of trade unions of karnataka state have decided to have one day sathyagragha on 5th March 2010 at M.G.Statue M.G.Road Bangalore for following demands. In the COC meeting it was decided to participate in the above said program, all units are requested to fully participate in the said program.
The five demands are:
(a) Contain price rise of essential commodities through appropriate corrective and universal distributive measures; contain speculation in commodity market.
(b) Take concrete proactive measures for employment protection in the recession stricken sectors along with the stimulus package being offered to the concerned entrepreneurs.
(c) Ensure strict enforcement of all basic labour laws without any exception or exemption and stringent punitive measures for violation of labour laws.
(d) Take steps for removal of all restrictive provisions based on poverty line in respect of eligibility for coverage of the schemes under the unorganized workers social security Act, 2008 and create National Fund to provide for National Floor level social security to all unorganized sector workers.
(e) Stop disinvestment of shares of Central Public Sector enterprises; instead use their growing reserve and surplus for expansion and modernization purposes and also for revival of sick public sector undertakings.
The COC meeting requests all affilates to observe 10th March Program of the Confederation by holding demonstrations in respective units.
The COC meeting discussed the problems faced by the CGHS benificaries and the letter written by the General Secretary to Secretary General Confederation New Delhi was approved.
It was decided to organise womens day in March 2010 at a suitable venue.