Hyderabad: Telangana Boggu Ghani Karimka Sangham (TBGKS) emerged as the representative trade union of the Yellandu division of the Singareni Collieries Company Limited.
The TBGKS won the area with an impressive margin of 217 votes. Break up of votes polled – TBGKS -617, AITUC -400, HMS -36 and invalid 7.
Yellandu is the place where the coalmining started. The TGBKS has assured the coal workers in the area of steps for reopening the mines that were closed by the previous regimes.
It was one of the strong hold of the AITUC, now conceded to the TBGKS.