Bharat Bandh affects normal life in Telugu states

bharat-bandhThe nation wide bharat bandh affected the normal life across the country including the Telugu states Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

The Trade union demanding a minimum pay of 15k and  also against changes in labour laws, disinvestment and privatization of public sector undertakings called for a nation wide bandh.

RTC buses of both the states went off the roads as employees joined the strike, more than 18,000 buses in the two states went off the roads.Auto-rickshaws in Hyderabad and other towns in the two states were also off the roads. Truck owners also joined the strike ,Petrol bunks were shut at few places .Banking services were also paralysed in the two states.

Employees of Singareni Collieries Company Limited, Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, HPCL, Ship Yard and other public sector companies employees joined the strike.