Joint Action Committee

Auto-rickshaw strike in Delhi, commuters hit hard

Auto-rickshaw strike in Delhi, commuters hit hard

The city's auto and taxi unions on Tuesday went on an indefinite strike against app-based taxi services, causing hardship to thousands of commuters.

Jul 26, 2016, 12:10 PM IST

Indefinite Imphal-Moreh highway bandh over teacher's death begins

Members of the JAC today began an indefinite blockade of the Imphal-Moreh road here in protest against the alleged failure of the police to arrest the killers of school teacher T Haokip, police officials said.

Mar 03, 2016, 16:14 PM IST
Rohith Vemula suicide: JAC rejects appointment of Srivastava as interim VC of Hyderabad varsity

Rohith Vemula suicide: JAC rejects appointment of Srivastava as interim VC of Hyderabad varsity

The Joint Action Committee for Social Justice, spearheading the agitation over the suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula, Monday rejected the appointment of Vipin Srivastava as interim Vice-Chancellor of the Hyderabad University.

Jan 25, 2016, 17:15 PM IST

Realtors extend boycott of cement purchase in AP, Telangana

Stepping up their demand for withdrawing a "steep and unjustified hike" in cement prices, the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of builders in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Saturday decided to extend the boycott on buying cement by another week till July 26.

Jul 20, 2014, 00:47 AM IST

Demand to expedite formation of Telangana state

Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) leaders and supporters Tuesday staged a sit-in here to demand that the process for forming a separate Telangana state be expedited.

Jan 07, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

Seemandhra lawyers to continue their agitation till Dec 21

The Seemandhra Lawyers Joint Action Committee (JAC) today decided to continue to abstain from court work till December 21 to protest against the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.

Nov 24, 2013, 21:51 PM IST

Anti-Telangana protests hit power supply in Andhra Pradesh

An indefinite strike launched by electricity employees of Rayalaseema and the coastal region of Andhra Pradesh hit power supply in six districts of the state.

Oct 06, 2013, 12:24 PM IST

Telangana: Seemandhra lawyers call for bandh

Seemandhra Lawyers Joint Action Committee (JAC) on Thursday called for a 48-hour bandh in 13 districts of Seemandhra.

Oct 04, 2013, 00:27 AM IST

AP bifurcation: Bandh in Vizag district today

Educational institutions and commercial establishments remained shut today in response to the bandh call given by various Joint Action Committees (JAC) groups protesting against the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 24, 2013, 13:13 PM IST

Pro-Telangana parties to discuss future course of action

Pro-Telangana parties and people`s organisations plan to organise a convention here to discuss their future course of action over the separate statehood agitation.

Sep 09, 2013, 23:14 PM IST

Pro-Telangana organisations observe "betrayal day"

Pro-Telangana organisations on Sunday held demonstrations and across Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh observing the day as `Betrayal Day`.

Dec 23, 2012, 18:35 PM IST

Telangana march: JAC asks supporters to stay put at venue

Telangana JAC asked its supporters to stay put at the venue of the `Telangana march`.

Sep 30, 2012, 22:40 PM IST

Telangana: Chief secy told to engage JAC in talks

Though Andhra Pradesh government
appears to be in no mood to concede the demands of the
Telangana Employees JAC, it has asked chief
secretary Pankaj Dwivedi to engage JAC leaders in talks to end
the ongoing strike.

Oct 13, 2011, 16:08 PM IST

Telangana stir: AP govt-JAC talks hit impasse

The Andhra Pradesh govt engaged
the Telangana Employees` JAC in talks for
the first time but no breakthrough appeared.

Oct 12, 2011, 17:20 PM IST

Telangana employees refuse talks offer

The Cabinet sub-committee on employees issues yesterday invited Telangana Employees for a dialogue today.

Aug 11, 2011, 13:07 PM IST

Telangana campaigners plan joint stir

The JAC would organise a meeting with all public representatives, who have resigned from their posts, in the next couple of days.

Jul 07, 2011, 19:12 PM IST

Pro-Posco group president resigns

Land acquisition for Posco`s
mega steel plant in Orissa`s Jagatsinghpur, which was to have
resumed on June 17 and remained stalled, was again put off
after the president of a pro-project group resigned.

Jun 20, 2011, 16:26 PM IST

Telangana bandh: Educational institutes shut

Joint Action Committee (JAC) is protesting the alleged lathicharge on students at Osmania Univ.

Jan 07, 2011, 12:07 PM IST

Shed ambivalence on Telangana demand: JAC to AP parties

The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) on Friday said the political parties from Andhra Pradesh should not be ambivalent on their stand on the separate Telangana demand at the meeting convened by the Centre on January 6.

Dec 31, 2010, 18:22 PM IST

Telangana Joint Action Committee expels TDP

Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC), which is spearheading the movement for separate Telangana state, has expelled main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

Mar 13, 2010, 15:15 PM IST