Chhattisgarh Shikshak Sangh to call of strike

Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh along with teachers.

The relay strike by the regular teachers of purimary, middle, high school and higher secondary schools of Chhattisgarh, which had entered the 510th day on Sunday, would come to an end on Monday. The Reason, Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh, reportedly accepted a few demands of striking teaches who had been observing their relay strike under the banner of Chhattisgarh Shikshak Sangh since Nov 2011.

Trade unions' 2-day strike from today

On the eve of two-day all India employees strike, members of Center of Indian Trade Unions took out torch rally in Raipur.

All is set for two-day all India employees strike to held from February 20 with all Central and State unions showing their collective efforts to make the strike a successful. In the preparatory campaign for the strike, members of Center of India Trade Unions took out torch rally in the State capital on Tuesday. The strike is also supported by trade unions like INTUC, AITUC, CITU and other independent all India Federations like Insurance and Banking Sectors'.

Navodaya Vidyalaya staff's strike

Navodaya Vidayalaya teachers staging dharna at the Budhatalab.

All India Navodaya Vidyalaya Staff Association (AINVSA), on strike since February 6 staging dharna at the Budhatalab site, have reiterated their 15-point demands that they want met. AINVSA office-bearers including Sanjay Unit Head, N K Parganiha, General Secretary as also U K Pani, members with the organisation, addressed a press-conference on Friday at the Press Club, where they justified their long standing demands that would impact over 7,000 staffers.

Shikshakarmi hangs self, strike completes one month

Bastar District teacher who reached Raipur

Despite Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh's rejection of Shikshakarmis' two-point demands, their strike completed a month on January 2, 2013. It is to be mentioned that the shikshakarmis started observing strike from December 3, 2012 in favor of their demands- Shikshakarmis' merger with education department and benefits of sixth pay panel recommendations. Meanwhile reports from Kanker clamed that a Grade-III shikshakarmi identified as Jhrumuklal Mandevi, posted at Pakhanjur primary school in Kolibeda development block of Kanker District, committed suicide by hanging himself.

LPG distributors' strike on October 1

Cooking gas cylinders

Protesting the uneven prices of LPG cylinders, Chhattisgarh LPG Distributors' Association will observe symbolic strike on October 1. A delegation of Association office bearers, recently, handed over a memorandum to Central Government, appealing for uniform prices of LPG cylinders across nation and for making the subsidy on LPG cylinders more practical.

Government Dental College internee students on indefinite strike

Internee students of Government Dental College in the city went on indefinite strike on Friday as protest against non-fulfillment of their demands. The college authorities however claimed that OPD and other services are not affected. Giving reasons behind the strike the internees informed that the institution is run by the State Government, but still post graduation courses are not started whereas private institution of the kind have PG seats.

BSNL employees call off strike

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd., logo

Following an agreement dealt out at the last moment, the All-India indefinite strike, scheduled to begin from Wednesday, of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) employees was called off. The strike was called on by the Forum of BSNL Unions/ Association. After the prolonged discussion, BSNL employees and BSNL management took following decision.

BRAMH Junior doctors' strike continues

The strike of junior doctors of Dr. BR Ambedkar Memorial Hospital (BRAMH) continued on Friday, but they stopped to demonstrate in the hospital premises.Junior Doctor's Association (JDA) sources informed that today they received a notice from the hospital premises to Budhatalab, place meant for such assemblage.