Jamshedpur, July 20: Workers and activists of Left parties demonstrated against the central government policies before the East Singhbhum District Commissionerís office on Monday.
The one-day demonstration was followed by a strike upon the centreís Land Acquisition bill. The group submitted a petition addressed to the President of India, through the DC.
It cited strong protest against the Land bill which is to be staged during the monsoon session of the parliament later this year.
They demanded prohibition of any anti-labour amendments in the bill. Their demands also included removal of FDI from the market & price rise should be curbed.
The participants shouted anti-govt. slogans throughout the event. The event saw participation of members from CPI, CPI(S), CPI(M) and SUCI.