CHANDIGARH: Members of the Haryana transport division staff’ unions noticed a strike at Hisar and Jind on Thursday. They have been protesting in opposition to the brand new state transport coverage that provides extra routes to personal bus operators. Although the union members didn’t enable any bus to run from the Jind bus stand from 10.30 am to 12 midday, commuters on the Hisar bus stand suffered from 9 am to 7.30 pm.
Chatting with TOI, Haryana Roadways Sanyukt Karamchari Sangh president Dalbir Singh Kirmara stated, “Regardless of earlier assurance by the state authorities on April 13 to staff’ unions, personal bus operators have been allowed to start out operation as per the brand new coverage.”
He added because the personal bus operators entered the Jind bus stand on Thursday morning, staff’ union members closed the bus stand. It was solely after transport authorities assured that personal buses wouldn’t function as per the brand new coverage until the subsequent date of listening to of the case within the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Court docket on Could 16, that transport buses resumed operations from Jind.
Kirmara additionally knowledgeable that in Hisar, representatives of eight staff’ unions met deputy commissioner Vinay Kumar and in addition held talks with transport minister Krishan Lal Pawar on phone. After he assured that personal buses wouldn’t be allowed to ply earlier than Could 16 as per the brand new coverage, Haryana roadways buses resumed operations round 7.30 pm at Hisar.
Kirmara stated the staff’ unions’ representatives can be assembly extra chief secretary of transport division SS Dhillon on Could 16 at Chandigarh.

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