Employees has called for a nationwide strike on 15 and 16 March
Banks will remain closed
If you have to do any important work of the bank, then this news can prove to be very important for you. The bank will be closed for four consecutive days from today,March 13. March 13 is the second Saturday of the month and March 14 is Sunday, so these days banks will be closed in all states. This is followed by a strike by the government and rural banks of the country on 15 and 16 March 2021.
That is why the strike was announced
Bank unions have called for a nationwide strike on March 15 and 16 to protest against the privatization of banks. The forum called the strike to protest against the proposed privatization of two public sector banks. In the budget this year, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the privatization of two public sector banks. The central government has already sold most of IDBI Bank’s stake in LIC in the year 2019. With this, 14 public banks have merged in the last four years.
Nine big unions join UFBU
The UFBU members include All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA), All India Bank Officers Confederation (AIBOC), National Confederation of Bank Employees (NCBE), All India Bank Officers Association (AIBOA) and Bank Employees Confederation of India (BEFI) . Apart from this, Indian National Bank Employees Federation (INBEF), Indian National Bank Officers Congress (INBOC), National Organization of Bank Workers (NOBW) and National Organization of Bank Officers (NOBO) are included.
The policy and intent of the Central Government has made it clear that every institution that makes our national wealth and country self-reliant is ready to hand over to its bourgeois friends. PTI