Today (Wednesday) ten central unions announced Bharat Bandh on Thursday i.e. on 8th Jan, many works will be stopped by this shutdown. If you have any bank related work tackle it today otherwise you may be stuck in waiting line tomorrow. In fact, trade unions have called off against the government’s anti-people policies. It is claimed that 25 crore people will be involved in this strike. Employees of banking, coal, defense, public sector and transport sectors will participate in this strike.
At the same time, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has distanced herself from this strike. Banerjee said that she would support in the protests against NRC and CAA but she wanted to separate herself from Bharat Bandh
Apart from 60 student organizations some universities are all closed tomorrow and all these organizations will join the strike on the issue of commercialization of education and increase in fees and the trade union has blamed the JNU violence.