August 20, 2019 4:47 am
As per the truck operators, almost 25 per cent vehicles have gone off road due to continuous loss in the last few years. The truckers also alleged that they have often been made victims of police harassment.
July 27, 2018 9:10 pm
The All India Motor Transport Congress started the indefinite strike on July 20, with demands to reduce diesel prices by bringing it under the GST and reforming the "flawed and non-transparent" toll collection system.
June 19, 2018 6:04 am
The Akhil Gujarat Truck Transport Association (AGTTA), deciding to stay away from the strike. “In fact I am not aware of what and why have they called for a strike in absence of an issue,” said Mukesh Dave, general secretary of AGTTA.
December 11, 2015 2:15 am
Sesa Goa officials during a stakeholder meeting refused to give-in to the demands of All Goa Mining Truck Owners Association.
January 12, 2009 11:29 pm
One faction may have called off the transport strike in Maharashtra but the stir has already cost the foodgrains market around Rs 40 crore.
January 12, 2009 1:41 am
The miseries of Kanpur industrialists,already hit by the economic slowdown,have been compounded by the transporters strike which entered the seventh day on Sunday.
January 10, 2009 9:29 am
With the strikes by truckers and oil sector employees disrupting normal life across the country,there was more frustration.
January 09, 2009 12:25 am
Four days after the All India Motor Transport Association (AIMTC) called a nation-wide strike,the city has begun to feel the heat.