Bharat Bandh(Search results - 34)
India8, Jan 2020, 1:54 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Mixed reactions across country
More than 10 trade unions across the country observed Bharat bandh and protested over Centre’s policies and action towards workers. However, the response to the bandh was mixed as some parts functioned normally while protesters were detained in some other parts across the country.
India8, Jan 2020, 11:12 AM IST
Bharat Bandh: Protesters detained in Kolar
On the backdrop of Bharat bandh, trade unions which staged a protest in front of Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus depot in Kolar were detained by the police. However, bandh has had no effect in many places in Karnataka.
India8, Jan 2020, 8:39 AM IST
Trade unions observe bandh today; services unaffected in Bengaluru
More than 10 central trade unions have called for a strike today. However, with slight protests across Karnataka, bandh has not affected Bengaluru yet.
India7, Jan 2020, 6:25 PM IST
Bharat bandh: ‘No holiday in Karnataka’, says education department; BMTC, KSRTC warns employees
As confusion shrouds Bengaluru regarding tomorrow's Bharat Bandh called by trade unions, especially with its impact on public transport, transport minister Laxman Savadi and top officials have issued warning to public transport employees saying those who will absent themselves from work will not get their salary.
NEWS10, Jan 2019, 6:12 PM IST
BMTC reports Rs 6.5 crore loss due to two-day violence
After Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation reported Rs 7.82 crore loss due to vandalism on January 8 and 9, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation reported 79 incidents where vandals forced the corporation to incur a loss of Rs 6.5 crore
NEWS10, Jan 2019, 10:26 AM IST
Bharat bandh: KSRTC suffers Rs 7.82 crore loss due to violence in Karnataka
During the two-day Bharat bandh, called by central trade unions (CTUs), Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) lost Rs 7.82 crore due to violent agitation. According to a KSRTC official, over 6,600 scheduled trips had to be cancelled after miscreants pelted stones in which 17 buses were damaged
NEWS9, Jan 2019, 3:20 PM IST
Bharat bandh: Bengaluru's Freedom Park turns into picnic spot
Knowing that thousands of agitators would assemble at the Freedom Park (a common venue for protests), hawkers camped around the spot with fried peanuts, corn, fruit, soda, tender coconut, water bottles and ice cream making it look like a picnic spot.
NEWS9, Jan 2019, 11:50 AM IST
Bharat bandh turns violent in Bengaluru, 46 buses damaged, BMTC suspends operation
The second day of Bharat bandh called by trade union organisations supported by left parties and the Congress turned violent as miscreants damaged 46 buses forcing BMTC to shut operations.
NEWS9, Jan 2019, 10:58 AM IST
Bharat bandh day 2: Miscreants pelt stones at NWKRTC bus in Nagarabhavi
Miscreants pelted stones at a North Western Karnataka Road Transport Corporation bus near Nagarabhavi in Bengaluru.
NEWS9, Jan 2019, 10:52 AM IST
Bharat bandh day 2: BMTC resume bus service on ad-hoc basis in most areas of Bengaluru
Bharat Bandh day 2: Buses seem to be plying as usual from Majestic. BMTC seem to have decided to start services depending on the number of people at the bus stop as a dip in the number of commuters is expected today as well.
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 6:45 PM IST
Bharat bandh: Miscreants pelt stones at BMTC buses in Bengaluru
In the two-day Bharat bandh called by central trade unions (CTUs) and supported by the Congress, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses suffered damages as miscreants pelted stones
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 5:53 PM IST
Bharat bandh: Rallies throw Bengaluru traffic out of gear
The protests held in Bengaluru's Town Hall and the long march to reach Freedom Park threw city’s vehicular traffic out of gear. Urban experts said the city with over 1 crore population cannot manage such protests
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 5:04 PM IST
Bharat bandh: KSRTC cuts bus service by 50% on Tuesday morning in Karnataka
The two-day Bharat bandh called by various trade unions against the Central government’s policies had its impact in the morning as only 50% of buses attached to Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) were operating in the state.
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 2:43 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Protesters force employees to return home in ITPL, KR Puram
People travelling to work were stopped by protesters at ITPL and KR Puram Road in Bengaluru and were asked to return home
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 1:46 PM IST
Bharat bandh: Cab, auto rickshaw drivers charge exorbitant fare, authorities warn of strict action
Incidents of auto rickshaw drivers and private cab services charging double the money than usual were reported from Majestic area in Bengaluru.