A cab driver was arrested in Hyderabad by the 'SHE team'(comprising of men & women police personnel), after he was caught filming a woman techie while she was asleep. ForIT expresses happiness with the 'SHE teams' efforts in curbing such crime against women, especially in the IT corridor.
In the light of the Madras High Court restraining TCS from retrenching an employee, ForIT (Forum of IT Professionals) demands that TCS stop retrenching employees till a comprehensive grievance redress al mechanism is put in place.
"The city techies will not take the ‘pink slips’ lying down but will ‘WAIT’. Confused? A good number of sacked IT employees of an MNC have come together to start an outfit called Welfare Association of IT Employees (WAIT) to challenge their termination.
The recent developments regarding TCS’s plan to lay off around 25000 employees over the course of the next few months have certainly come as a shock to all of us.
Forum of IT Professionals (ForIT) in collaboration with Swecha, part of Free Software Movement of India, has delivered on its promise to help rebuild one colony from the Hudhud affected Visakhapatnam.
Forum of IT Professionals (ForIT) has been working towards the relief work in Hudhud affected areas right from day 0. ForIT has also resolved to not stop at the relief work and go for reconstruction work.