FLASH STRIKE

  • UP: 18 lakh govt employees on strike over quota bill December 13, 2012

    Lucknow: As many as 18 lakh government employees and officers in Uttar Pradesh went on a flash strike with immediate effect on Thursday against the introduction of quota bill in the Rajya Sabha. However, emergency services were exempted from the strike by the government officials and employees. This came even as...
  • Mumbai Railway motormen flash strike strands thousands December 19, 2008

    Mumbai: Local commuters were stranded at various stations in Mumbai on Thursday as Western railway motormen went on a flash strike. Mumbai's Churchgate station was a picture of chaos as thousands of commuters seeking a way to travel back home were clueless about how they would travel. The trains began plying three...