Daily Archives: November 27, 2006

SUPPORT INDIAN INDUSTRIES

You see them everywhere for cheap, FM pocket radios, batteries, CDs, floppies, torches, keychains, pens, pencils, erasers, glue, note-books, combs, tooth-brushes, mirrors, knives, spoons, forks, toys, writing pads, staplers, paper-clips, hair clips, sewing kits, show pieces, curios, etc.

These are just a few goods. Indian markets are filled with the influx of these goods. But do you know where these goods are coming from?

The goods are coming from China. They are made by Chinese prisoners and Tibetan hostages who live in inhumane conditions and are exploited. The returns obtained from these goods go to the Government of China whereas the workers get a minimal wage that is insufficient to satisfy their basic needs.

On the other hand, Indian small-scale industries and cottage industries manufacture the same goods that are of a better quality for a slightly higher price. The people working in these industries belong to the lower economic strata of society and their goods are not selling due to the influx of Chinese goods in the Indian market and the industries are dying with poverty and unemployment on the rise. Hence,

‘STOP EXPLOITATION,
REJECT CHINESE GOODS AND

SUPPORT INDIAN INDUSTRIES’

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