Transport Strike Nationwide; Partial in Hyderabad
Workers unions all over India have called for a strike against Road Transport & Safety Bill. Unions started protesting in front of bus depots, auto drivers are conducting huge rally from Bhaglingampally to Indira Park. Private vehicle owners, taxi drivers, RTC worker unions, Lorry owners unions have announced total acceptance about the strike. The bandh is being witnessed partially in Hyderabad, RTC buses and MMTS trains are operating at regular timings. Expresses that travel long distances and passenger trains are also operating normally. Keeping inconvenience of passengers in mind, RTC officials permitted some special buses to certain areas.