FITE & Affected Wipro, Hewlett-Packard and J.P. Morgan Employees filed Petitions – Bengaluru

Date: 22.07.2017 Chennai  Press Release   On June 21st members of Forum for IT Employees (F.I.T.E) and affected IT employees from Wipro, Hewlett-Packard and J.P. Morgan submitted petitions to the Labour Commissioner (LC) of Karnataka. These petitions raise a dispute under the Industrial Dispute Act and demand that the LC… Continue reading

FITE Chennai Press meet – Press Release

Date : 16 Jun 2017 Chennai Press Release In December 2016, when one of the IT giants, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), started to layoff their employees Forum for IT Employees (FITE) was formed by Young Tamil Nadu Movement (YTM). When Cognizant Solutions started illegal termination of its employees in this… Continue reading

FITE Employee Employers & Pune Labour Commissioner Conciliation update – Press Release

Date: 15 Jun 2017 Pune Press Release   On 15th June, as scheduled, an employee– employer meet took place in the assistant labor commissioner’s (Maharashtra) office in Pune. Representatives of management from Vodafone, Cognizant and Tech Mahindra were present, Wipro not yet attend this meeting. The employers continued to deny… Continue reading

Lok Raj Sangathan, Kamgar Ekta Committee & Various Trade Unions Condemn attacks on jobs of IT sector workers !

  Condemn attacks on jobs of IT sector workers ! Statement by Maharashtra Committee of Lok Raj Sangathan and Kamgar Ekta Committee, 5 June 2017. In recent months thousands of IT workers from large IT companies have been fired. More than 20000 workers from large IT companies like Cognizant Technologies,… Continue reading

FITE Representatives meet Karnataka IT Minister

Date : 05.06.2017 Bangalore Press Release The representatives of Forum for IT Employees(FITE) met the Honorable IT Minister of Karnataka, Mr.Priyank M. Kharge, in Bengaluru today at 2 PM to discuss the concerns of IT employees. As the IT organizations are keen to reduce the number of employees at mid-level, it had… Continue reading