Padyatra foot journey, which had started on 15 January 2014 from Kaithal district in Haryana, under the banner of Maruti Suzuki Workers Union
On 31st January 2014, Maruti Suzuki Workers, their family members, students and social activists organised a huge demonstration at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.
This demonstration was an end of Padyatra (foot journey), which had started on 15 January 2014 from Kaithal district in Haryana, under the banner of Maruti Suzuki Workers Union. The demonstration at Jantar-Mantar was well attended by over 2000 participants, who demanded the following actions.
The rally was jointly organized by all Central Trade Unions and a large number of independent federations
Over half a million workers marched to the Indian Parliament on December 12, 2013 demanding reversal of the neo-liberal policies that are devastating the lives of the poor and the working people. The workers took out processions from different parts of the national capital, New Delhi to converge on the Parliament Street where they were stopped by the armed police.