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Trade unions reps hold demo in Pondy

Puducherry, Nov 26 (UNI) Representatives of All Trade Unions held a demonstration in front of the head post office here on Friday to press their ten point charter of demands.
They were demanding the withdrawal of the electricity amendment bill along with the farm laws, stop selling of Public Sector Undertakings, provision of a financial assistance of Rs 7,500 each to all families who will not pay Income Tax every month,removal of excise duty on petroleum products and others.
Representatives of AITUC, CITU, INTUC, AICCTU, LLF, MLF are among others who participated in the demonstration.
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