Karnataka Bus Strike: Transport staff to go on hunger strike
Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 10:32 PM
The plans of thousands of passengers, to visit their native places in Karnataka for the long weekend, might go awry as thousands of employees of the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation are going on a strike on Thursday. In NEKRSTC there are 24,000 employees and in NWKSRTC there are 24,000 employees and in NWKSRTC the employee strength is 30,000.
Karnataka bandh: PG exams in BU postponed, may affect travel plans
Thursday, February 13, 2020, 8:53 AM
Several pro-Kannada outfits have called for a bandh in Karnataka on Thursday. The organisations are demanding the implementation of the Sarojini Mahishi report by providing more jobs for Kannadigas in the state. The 12 hour bandh may have little impact on services in Karnataka till evening. In view of the bandh, the Bangalore University has postponed all the post-graduate examinations scheduled for February 13.
Karnataka Bandh: No change in PU I exam, says official
Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 8:40 PM
The Karnataka Bandh call by pro-Kannada organisations on Thursday will not affect Pre-university course I exams. All the PU I exams will be conducted as per the schedule. "The PU I exams will go ahead as scheduled" clarified PU department official. There will be no holiday for schools or colleges on Thursday owing to the Karnataka bandh.