Trade unions in India

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AITUC rally in Alappuzha
May Day rally in Mumbai
APFTU rally in Hyderabad
UTUC(L-S) mural in Kolkata

In India the Trade Union movement is generally divided on political lines. According to provisional statistics from the Ministry of Labour, trade unions had a combined membership of 50,97,366 in 2010.[1] As of 2008, there are 14 Central Trade Union Organisations (CTUO) recognised by the Ministry of Labour.[2]

Recognised CTUOs[edit]

Political affiliation in brackets.

Other trade union centres (incomplete list)[edit]

Sena]] (Akhil Bharatiya Sena)

Defunct trade union centres[edit]

See also[edit]