Bank unions call two-day strike from January 31
Monday, January 20, 2020, 12:01 PM
The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), which represents nine trade unions, has given a call for a two-day strike beginning January 31. It has also called the strike a three-day strike from March 11, and if the demands are not met, the UFBU has threatened to go on an indefinite strike from April 1, 2020.
25 crore people likely to participate in nationwide strike on Jan 8
Monday, January 6, 2020, 5:02 PM
Ten central trade unions on Monday said around 25 crore people will participate in a nationwide strike on January 8 to protest against the government's "anti-people" policies. Trade unions INTUC, AITUC, HMS, CITU, AIUTUC, TUCC, SEWA, AICCTU, LPF, UTUC along with various sectoral independent federations and associations had adopted a declaration in September last to go on a nationwide strike on January 8, 2020.
Assam govt employees announce cease work on Dec 18 against citizenship law
Sunday, December 15, 2019, 8:56 AM
Employees of the Assam government announced that they will go for cease work on December-18 in protest against the amended Citizenship Act. SAKP President Basab Kalita told PTI that all employees of the state government across Assam will not attend offices on December-18. "We have opposed the Bill since the beginning and will continue to do so till the Act is revoked," he said.