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Fact Finding Report | Garment Workers Protest in Bangalore in April 2016

08.31.2016 · Posted in Uncategorized

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A report by PUCL Banglaore Chapter and WSS

This report is an inquiry into the garment workers’ protest in Bangalore, the developments that led up to the tumultuous events of April 18-19 as well as its aftermath, the underlying issues that came to the fore, as well as the wider significance of a spontaneous protest demonstration by women workers that compelled the central government to concede their demands. The report specially focuses on human rights violations by the police against citizens, including workers of the garment industry’s surrounding factories in Bangalore as well as bystanders, during the spontaneous demonstrations that took place on April 18th and 19th, 2016.

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