KITU protests IT sector exemption from Industrial Employment Act

KITU has now issued a call to all employees working in IT/ITES, startups, animation, BPO other knowledge-based industries to join in protest to reverse the decision.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 14, 2024 | 4:00 PMUpdatedJun 14, 2024 | 4:00 PM

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Despite raising concerns, the Karnataka government has exempted IT/ITeS, startups, animation, gaming, computer graphics, telecom, BPO, and other knowledge-based industries from the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act 1946 for five more years, said the Karnataka State IT/ITeS Employees Union (KITU). It has called the concerned employees to join a protest to reverse the decision.

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