AIARLA Organizes Protests across Uttar Pradesh

In response to the joint call given by agrarian workers' organizations on 1 August 2022 hundreds of agricultural and rural workers led by AIARLA protested with their demands at many Districts across Uttar Pradesh and submitted memorandums addressed to the President.

In a joint convention at Lucknow on 13 July 2022, a 28-point charter of demands was put forth in the light of the national convention held earlier on 16 May 2022 at Delhi and it was decided to implement the program in all Districts in the state.

Adivasi Sangharsh Morcha Observes World Indigenous Peoples Day

On 9 August, World Adivasi Day (World Indigenous Peoples Day) the Adivasi Sangharsh Morcha organized a gherao of the Raygada District Office and specifically raised the issue of the ongoing cholera epidemic spreading in the district due to administrative negligence. A militant march was held in spite of police and administrative highhandedness and threats.

Police Responsible for the Custodial Killing of Ramsevak Ram in Samastipur: SC/ST Committee

Last year in Bihar a sanitation workers was beaten to death for demanding his unpaid wages, in custody of the Samastipur police.

The SC/ST Committee enquiring into the custodial killing of sanitation worker Ramsevak Ram in Rosda in Samastipur District has held the Thana in-charge, SDPO and SI Rajiv Ranjan responsible for Ramsevak Ram's death. After the committee's findings, ADG has directed the SP to register a case immediately and take action.

Many Died in Cholera Outbreak in Rayagada

The cholera outbreak in Kashipur, an industrial block in the tribal majority district of Rayagada, Odisha has taken the life of at least 13 people so far and 140 people have been hospitalized by waterborne disease. The Cholera is an acute diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with vibrio cholera bacteria when people get sick by taking unhygienic food or contaminated water. According to Chief District Medical Officer of Rayagada the disease has spread from the contaminated water.

Charu Mazumdar Martyrdom Day: Pledge Day Observed

July 28, 2022 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the martyrdom of Comrade Charu Mazumdar, the great architect of the Naxalbari peasant upsurge and the founding General Secretary of the CPI(ML). His martyrdom anniversary was commemorated at all places with paying tributes to the martyrs and by taking pledge to strengthen and equip CPIML in all respects to play its due role in today’s challenging situation to fulfil the dreams of the martyrs.

Agricultural Workers Campaign for Employment, Wages and Social Security

1st August was observed as National Protest Day across the country in response to the call given by the National Front of Agrarian and Rural Workers organizations. Protest programs were organized at District and Block HQs in many states. Various rural workers’ organisations including AIARLA held protests which were attended by lakhs of agrarian workers.