Articles about Essential Services Maintenance Act

CATS ambulance: ESMA period against contractual employees extended

28 Jun 2021

Delhi
CATS ambulance: ESMA period against contractual employees extended

The Delhi Government has retrospectively extended the period of imposition of the Essential Services Maintenance Act against contractual employees engaged through an outsourced agency in Centralized Accident & Trauma Services (CATS), till December 12.

WB: Doctors on strike agree to meet CM Mamata Banerjee

16 Jun 2019

India
WB: Doctors on strike agree to meet CM Mamata Banerjee

Junior doctors of NRS Medical College agitating in Kolkata have on Sunday reportedly agreed to meet West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee even as their strike entered the sixth day.

UP: ESMA invoked, strikes in government departments banned till Aug

05 Feb 2019

India
UP: ESMA invoked, strikes in government departments banned till Aug

The Uttar Pradesh government has invoked the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) banning strikes in all departments and corporations under it for a period of six months.

Maharashtra: 17 lakh govt-employees on 3-day strike for salary hike

07 Aug 2018

India
Maharashtra: 17 lakh govt-employees on 3-day strike for salary hike

Around 17 lakh employees of the Maharashtra government began their three-day strike today to press for various demands, including implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission report.

Will Bengaluru Metro keep running? HC to decide on employee-strike

04 Jun 2018

Bengaluru
Will Bengaluru Metro keep running? HC to decide on employee-strike

A lot depends on the Karnataka HC today, which will issue its ruling on whether Bengaluru metro staffers can go ahead with their planned strike.

Bengaluru Metro employees call off tomorrow's strike, relief for commuters

21 Mar 2018

Bengaluru
Bengaluru Metro employees call off tomorrow's strike, relief for commuters

Bringing huge relief to the regular commuters of Bengaluru Metro, about 900 employees have agreed to not strike tomorrow.

Bengaluru Metro Union threaten to go on indefinite strike

10 Mar 2018

Bengaluru
Bengaluru Metro Union threaten to go on indefinite strike

Come March 22, and there may be no metro running in Bengaluru. The Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) employees' union have threatened to go on an indefinite strike from that day.

Tamil Nadu- Transport unions call off strike

17 May 2017

India
Tamil Nadu- Transport unions call off strike

After receiving assurance from the government that Rs. 1,250cr pending dues would be released to retired/serving employees of 8 transport corporations, transport unions in Tamil Nadu called off their strike on Tuesday.

Commuters in trouble as transport strike hits Tamil Nadu

15 May 2017

India
Commuters in trouble as transport strike hits Tamil Nadu

Commuters in Tamil Nadu faced harrowing times as transport unions in the state began an indefinite strike on 15th May.