[Natesa Aiyar and Meenachi Ammal: Pioneers of Trade Unionism and Feminism on The Plantations]

Rachel Kurian, K Jayawardena

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Abstract

Natesa Aiyar and Meenachi were labour activists, politicians and visionaries who used their the oratory and organisational skills, to mobilise the workers to struggle mobilise for better working conditions and wages, as well citizenship rights for all women and men on the plantations. exploitative conditions but he also emphasised the need to provide higher wages to women as well as to ensure children’s right to education.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Place of Publication[Colombo, Sri Lanka]
Number of pages28
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Bibliographical note

Published in Tamil. English version will be published later (2017?)

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