A human chain programme was organised by Insurance Corporation Employees' Union, Chennai Division-I on 19th January 2011 in front of LIC Building, Anna Salai(Mount Road), Chennai-600002.on the 56th formation day of LIC. In the year 1956 on 19 th January the then central government headed by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru nationalised the life insurance industry. To commomemrate the day the human chain programme was organised. The main demands were to withdraw the two bills related to innsurance industry pending before the parliament and strengthening the Public Sector insurance companies There was a massive participation of the employees in the human chain.The LIC Class-I officers association, The agents organisation and others also participated .
Earlier a meeting was organised under the presidentship of Com.G.Jayaraman (President,ICEU). Com.K.Swaminathan, (General Secretary,SZIEF), Com.J.Arivalagan(National Secretary IT/admn), Com.Damodaran (Divisional secretary,LICOAI), greeted . Women comrades were present in large numbers.Com.S.Ramesh Kumar (General Secretary) welcomed the gathering.