The fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami on Sunday deferred to Thursday a planned strike to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua because of an annual congregation of Muslims and Saraswati Puja.
Fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami on Monday called for a nation-wide strike in Bangladesh tomorrow when a special tribunal court is set to sentence its top leader in the 1971 war crimes trial for "crimes against humanity".
Indian National Trade Union
Congress members will not participate in the proposed
nation-wide general strike called by central trade unions on
September 7, INTUC president Ambati Krishnamurthy said here
Protesting against price rise and the decision to privatise profit making PSUs, trade unions affiliated to major political parties, including the ruling Congress, Thursday called for a nationwide strike on Sept 7.