Banking services remained crippled in Gujarat affecting financial transactions worth over Rs 40,000 crore on the second day of the general strike called by central trade unions.
Commuters in Delhi faced a tough time on Thursday as autos and taxis remained off the roads and metro trains and buses were packed to capacity with the two-day Bharat bandh called by 11 major trade unions entering its last day.
Normal life was partially affected across Uttarakhand on Wednesday in response to the two-day countrywide strike called by central trade unions.
The nationwide strike called by trade unions against the "anti-labour" polices of the Central government had no impact on normal life in Jharkhand.
The 24-hour nationwide strike called
by trade unions on Tuesday had no impact on normal life in Jharkhand.
The nation-wide strike called by trade unions received a mixed response in Gujarat.
Normal life was hit in Tripura in
response to the 24-hour general strike called by labour unions with vehicles off the road and trains not operating.
Transport and banking services were hit in Punjab, Chandigarh and Haryana in the wake
of the day-long strike called by major trade unions.
Normal life was disrupted in several parts of Odisha due to the country-wide general
strike called by central trade unions.
Normal life was partially affected
in Assam today due to the strike called by various trade unions against the central government`s labour policies.
Functioning of PSU banks was affected and a number of autos and taxi drivers kept their
vehicles off the roads.
Employees of various organisations
and Left activists held demonstrations across AP as part of the nation-wide strike called by major trade unions.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon