Telangana Gig and Platform Workers Union

Author: TGPWU office

  • Telangana Gig and Platform Workers Union (TGPWU) announces No AC Campaign

    Telangana Gig and Platform Workers Union (TGPWU) announces No AC Campaign

    April 8, 2024: We, drivers working with Uber, Ola and Rapido apps are unable to turn on the AC in our cabs due to declining per kilometre fares. With temperatures in Hyderabad soaring up to 43 degree Celsius, turning on the AC means that the costs for fuel and maintenance rise. The cost of running […]

  • Telangana Gig and Platform Workers’ Union Evaluation and Impact Report

    Telangana Gig and Platform Workers’ Union Evaluation and Impact Report

    The Telangana Gig and Platform Workers’ Union conducted surveys with 202 gig and platform workers working on digital platforms such as Swiggy, Zomato, Ola, and Uber about their perspectives on the union’s performance and support. TGPWU has over 1,000 active members and has had over 10,000 registered members since its inception. Through these surveys, TGPWU […]

  • Response to Zomato’s updates on its “Pure Veg Fleet”

    Response to Zomato’s updates on its “Pure Veg Fleet”

    March 20, 2024: We welcome the Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal Ji’s decision to remove the different colour code for its newly launched “Pure Veg Fleet”, which takes into account safety concerns for delivery workers. However, the fundamental question raised by our union TGPWU remains unaddressed: Will Zomato in the future also take customer feedback about […]