Truck operators end week-long strike as centre consider demands
Friday, July 27, 2018, 10:01 PM
Truck operators on Friday decided to call off their week-long strike after government ensured them that their demands will be considered. “Their role in keeping economy on track is integral. We will try our best to solve their problems at the earliest. I would like to thank the community for calling off the strike,” Y S Malik, Road Transport Secretary told.
Lorry strike affects supply of essentials to North Telangana districts
Friday, July 27, 2018, 6:43 AM
The strike by lorry-owners since the past week has impacted the supply of essential-commodities. The transport of rice and other pulses between states has been adversely affected. Especially in the North-Telangana districts, traders are running out of commodities and are eagerly awaiting additional-stocks. It is believed that the prices of essential-commodities and vegetables will start increasing if the strike goes on for another two-days.