TOUR PROGRAMME COMMENCED IN KERALA
The all India tour decided by the National Executive to campaign the 14 Point charter of demands of Confederation and to mobilize for the march to parliament on 26th July 2012 picked up momemtum with the campaign tour commencing on 5.6.2012 in Kerala and Maharashtra . Three meetings were organised in Kerala Circle viz., Thiruananthapuram on 5th; Ernakulam on 6th and Calicut on 7th June. On the same dates in Maharashtra State also the tour was undertaken in Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur in which the Secretary General of Confederation comrade KKN Kutty and other leaders participated.
Comrades K.Ragavendran [Working President Confederation]; K.P.Rajagopal [Secretary General ITEF]; and Sreekumar [Additional Secretary General Audit] representing the Headquarters addressed in all the three meetings and explained the Charter of Demands and the importance of the Programme of Action including March to Parliament and the one-day Strike Action to be announced during the march to Parliament. Many leaders of Kerala also addressed these meetings including the leaders of many Affiliates of Confederation as well as the Pensioners Association and AIDEF.
On behalf of Kerala State Committee, it was announced in the meeting that on June 14th conventions at all District levels are being organised and after the March to Parliament a grand Jatha commencing from Kasargod and ending in Thiruvananthapuram covering the entire Kerala State will be launched. Large number of mobilisation to Delhi march to Parliament is being planned from Kerala and quota for each District has been allotted by the State Committee.