About 400 medical Interns at the Government Rajaji Hospital here and Government hospitals in Southern districts today began their indefinite boycott of work demanding an increase in stipend, revised in 2004.
Government employees in Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra regions of Andhra Pradesh Monday decided to go on indefinite strike from Feb 6 to oppose the central government`s efforts to table the Telangana bill in parliament.
Medical and health services were affected in government-run hospitals as thousands of doctors went on an strike to protest against the alleged manhandling of medicos by a patient`s relatives at Bikaner`s PBM hospital recently.
Lawyers of Patna civil court Thursday went on indefinite strike to protest the assault of an advocate by some miscreants when he protested against playing of obscene music and harassing girls in Khajekala area of the town.
Transporters body AIMTC today warned 75 lakh trucks and 40 lakh buses will stop plying from April 1 if demands, including withdrawal of hike in diesel prices and rollback of hike in third party insurance premium, are not met.
With the indefinite ceasework by junior doctors at the state-run premier SSKM hospital entering the third day and spreading to other hospitals, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Monday warned of action.
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.
Petrol pump dealers in Delhi
Sunday threatened to go on indefinite strike from June 14 to
protest hike in VAT on diesel that has made the fuel costlier
in the national capital compared to the neighbouring states.
Close on the heels of the UN expressing deep concern at the loss suffered by Nepal`s children due to strikes called by the political parties, former Maoist guerrillas have begun an indefinite closure of public schools countrywide.
Classes in all the three campuses
of the Nagaland University were affected on Tuesday as the teachers
went on an indefinite strike demanding immediate revocation of
suspension of three senior teachers.