Lucknow: Invoking Essential Services
Maintenance Act (ESMA), Uttar Pradesh government today
banned strikes in all the power distribution corporations for
the next six months.
"The decision has been taken to avoid hindrance in power
distribution across the state", an official release said here.
The corporations where strike has been banned included
UP Power corporation, state power generation corporation,
power transmission corporation, besides Purvanchal,
Madhyanchal and Paschimanchal corporations, it said.