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Few lines on May Day
- May 1 is celebrated as labour day also known as May Day.
- It is also known as Kamgar Din or Antarrashtriya Shramik Diwas, Kamgar Divas, Mazdoor Diwas.
- In 1886, 1st May various labour unions across the US went on strike demanding for paid leaves, good wages and proper breaks and eight-hour work in a day.
- Labour day is a holiday to celebrate the working class across the countries.
- Labour day is also observed as International Workers’ Day.
- In India, the first labour day is celebrated in 1923 by the Labour Kisan Party of Hindustan.