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Photo Gallery: Bharat Bandh - Trade Unions' two-day strike hits normal life across India

Zee Media Bureau | Jan 08, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
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The two-day-long nationwide strike called by central trade unions against the alleged repressive policies of the Narendra Modi-led union government has begun to affect the normal lives in several states. The 48-hour-long strike appears to be having a major impact in Left-dominated states of Kerala and West Bengal. The strike is quite visible in other states like Assam, Meghalaya, Karnataka, Manipur Bihar, Rajasthan, Goa, Punjab, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Haryana.

 

(In Pics: AICCTU members hold a protest in  Delhi's Patparganj).

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Here are some more visuals of Bharat Bandh in Odisha.

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Bharat Bhandh in Karnataka's Hubli.

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The two-day general strike has been called by ten major trade unions. 

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Nearly 20 crore employees from state governments and central government departments are supporting the two-day general strike.

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Here are some visuals from Guwahati where protesters took out a march against Narendra Modi's government's alleged anti-labour policies.   

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The two-day strike has received support from various farmers' outfits. 

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Here are some more visual of protests during Bharat Bandh in West Bengal.   

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Supporters of Bharat bandh vandalised school buses, govt properties and blocked railway tracks in West Bengal.  

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Several protesters were detained in West Bengal. 

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The two-day strike called by major trade unions affected normal life in West Bengal. 

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