Bharat Bandh enters Day 2

The country braced for the second consecutive day of the nationwide trade union strike on Thursday – the strike will lead to Rs 26,000 crore loss to India’s economy. The situation is expected to be no better than yesterday in states hardest hit by the strike even as the union leaders said the ‘unprecedented’ success should serve as a wakeup call to the government.

Feb 21, 2013, 09:41 AM IST