Ongoing struggle of workers at Honda factory IndiaPhoto: Photo: Workers Solidarity Centre Gurgaon-Bawal

The surprising thing about the Honda plant at Tapukera, Rajasthan in India, is that it has not been in the news lately. On February 16th, it was the scene of an attack on striking workers by police and hired bouncers. Over a 100 workers got severely injured and in all 44 were arrested and were accused of attempting to murder policemen, causing rioting by stone pelting.

Ongoing struggle of workers at Honda factory IndiaPhoto: Photo: Workers Solidarity Centre Gurgaon-Bawal

The surprising thing about the Honda plant at Tapukera, Rajasthan in India, is that it has not been in the news lately. On February 16th, it was the scene of an attack on striking workers by police and hired bouncers. Over a 100 workers got severely injured and in all 44 were arrested and were accused of attempting to murder policemen, causing rioting by stone pelting.

Thozhilalar koodam interviews three workers on their struggle, while a new report of the Workers Solidarity Centre Gurgaon-Bawal gives an overview of the situation. 

You can find the report here.

The interview with the workers can be found here.