Bharat Bandh LIVE UPDATE: Railway, bus services affected in Odisha, West Bengal
Transport and banking services at several places are likely to be affected due to the ‘Bharat Bandh’ called by all 10 Central trade unions along with different federations being organised to protest against “anti-worker policies of BJP government” on Wednesday.
The ten central trade unions including CITU, INTUC, among others have given the call for strike with a 12-point charter of demand.
All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC) which comprises about 250 farmers’ organisations has also announced to observe ‘Grameen Bharat Bandh’, on Wednesday.
Moreover, services at various bank branches are likely to be affected as hundreds of employees are likely to go on a bank strike across the country on Wednesday.
The bank strike is part of the Bharat Bandh call given by trade unions to protest against the labour reforms and economic policies of the Central government, according to reports.