SRTC employees on strike to press for higher wages
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Last Updated: Thursday, October 20, 2011, 19:42
Jammu: The state run J&K Roads Transport Corporation (SRTC) employees Thursday went on strike in support of their demands for higher wages enhancement of retirement age and adoption of rules on the pattern of Himachal Pradesh SRTC.

Employees of SRTC also protests against the state government for its "failure" to address their demands even after assurances government last year.

The entire fleet of SRTC vehicles remained off the roads due to the strike.

SRTC employees are demanding implementation of Sixth Pay Commission, enhancement of retirement age to 60 years, adoption of rules of HP SRTC, clearance of GP Fund accounts and a ban on plying of vehicles by Tourism Development Corporation (TDC).


First Published: Thursday, October 20, 2011, 19:42

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