• Petitioned Smt A Vani Prasad

This petition was delivered to:

Collector, Ranga Reddy district, Andhra Pradesh
Smt A Vani Prasad
Chief Minister
Chief Minster of Andhra Pradesh

Chief Minster of Andhra Pradesh: Order filing of police case for the attack on human right defenders

    1. Petition by

      Prayas

The incident represents violation of human rights of almost 200,000 brick kiln workers from Odisha toiling in AP under bondage, a practice banned under law. When workers and human rights activists raise demands for their rights, they are being violently atacked.

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    1. Odisha MP Jay Panda visitng the brick kiln

      by Prayas

      Odisha MP Bijayant Panda will be visiting the brick kiln where the incdent took place on 10th of April.
      A video shot of workers narrating the harassment faced by them just before the attack took place has been uploaded on u tube. http://youtu.be/Yux6JFOqXY4

    2. Reached 25 signatures

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      • about 1 year ago

      Brick kiln worker's conditions are almost same in over India . they are exploited and bonded by owners and excluded from their fundamental rights. the situation of workers should be change in developing country.

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    • Coen Kompier INDIA
      • about 1 year ago

      Industrial disputes must be resolved peaceful

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    • Rachelle Wilkins PETERBOROUGH, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      I am a Trade Union Officer for GMB. Kiln Operatives at Hanson Brick in Peterborough, start 6 weeks all out strike action from 8th April for loss of holidays....Solidarity Brothers and Sisters :)

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    • Margaret Woods GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      Workers should not have their human rights abused. They are entitled to union representation safe conditions and a decent living wage.

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    • Revd David Haslam EVESHAM, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      I once visited a brick kiln adn saw the conditions of the workers. People werre treated like animals. It's a shocking industry.

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