Rs 20,000 cr of GDP will be lost due to strike: Assocham

Industry body Assocham Tuesday urged central trade unions to call off the two-day strike starting Wednesday saying that the economy would take a hit of Rs 15,000 crore to Rs 20,000 crore due to disruptions.

Bharat Bandh: Trade unions` two-day strike comes into effect, to hit normal life

The stage appears set for a mega two-day trade union strike starting Wednesday after union leaders failed to arrive at a consensus in talks with the government.