India: Formation of trade union for technology sector

This is a significant development for the millions of information technology employees based in Bangalore. The employees of the information technology sector in India have been facing significant issues in the form of layoffs due to automation, longer working hours and absence of overtime wages, among other reasons. Now, the employees have the opportunity to approach the trade union to voice their various concerns. Having said that, the information technology companies will need to be cautious in their approach towards the employees and the implementation of employee-specific policies.

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