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Govt gears up for power corporation employees’ strike

In view of the strike call given by power corporation employees from Wednesday,Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan has issued directions to all district magistrates for proper security arrangements of officials and non-striking employees.

In view of the strike call given by power corporation employees from Wednesday,Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan has issued directions to all district magistrates for proper security arrangements of officials and non-striking employees. Ranjan said the state government on December 20 last year had banned strike in power sector and its services for six months. The employees of UPPCL

have given a strike call from 8 am on Wednesday to protest against the proposal for privatisation of electricity services in four cities — Ghaziabad,Meerut,Kanpur and Varanasi. The All India Power Engineers Federation has threatened that it will intensify its agitation if striking employees are harassed by the government.

CBSE to declare Class X results on May 30

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare results of secondary school examination 2013 (Class X) of the board on May 30 at 10 am,the board announced on Tuesday. The results will be available on http://www.results.nic.in,www.cbseresults. nic.in and http://www.cbse.nic.in. Students can also check their results through interactive voice response system by dialing 011-24300699 and 011-28127030 at the rate of Rs 0.30 per minute.