The seven-day old strike by owners of
bulk LPG trucks in southern states to press their charter of
demands was called off on Thursday.
Minister of Road Transport and Highways Kamal Nath Thursday said that the truckers should not go on strike in the larger interest of the country.
All India Motor Transport
Congress Tuesday threatened that truckers will go on an
indefinite strike from August 1 in southern India to protest
the hike in diesel prices and the government`s toll policy.
Private truck associations in
Assam have expressed reservations in running their vehicles on
National Highway 39 leading through Nagaland to Manipur,
crippled by a blockade by Naga students.
The Gujarat High Court has imposed
a fine of Rs 10,000 on a trucker`s association for misuse of
public interest litigation (PIL).
Miscreants gunned down
three truckers and looted the steel carried by the vehicle on
the Pauri-Delhi national highway in the district, police said
Day in Pics: 28th January
Showbiz World - January 28, 2015
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium