Tag: Cease Work Strike

6 Fire Department staff suspended for dereliction of duty

Bhubaneswar: Amid the ongoing indefinite cease-work strike of Fire Services personnel over various demands, the Fire Services department today suspended six of its personnel on charges of dereliction of duty and involvement in indiscipline behaviour. As per information provided by the office of Central Range Fire Officer in Cuttack, two personnel of Chitrada Fire Station […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
HC Bench: Lawyers launch 10-day cease-work stir

Sambalpur: Augmenting the demand for establishment of a High Court bench in Western Odisha, the agitating lawyers today launched a cease-work strike in all courts in the western parts of the State. The strike will continue till September 26, informed Central Action Committee chief convenor Ashok Das. As per a decision taken by the Central […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Odisha Fire Services personnel go on indefinite stir

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Fire Services personnel today launched an indefinite cease-work strike across the State demanding fulfilment of various demands. As per sources, the demands include a salary equivalent to that of Odisha police, regularisation of contractual employees, immediate disbursal of pension of retired employees and registration of Havildar fireman association. Convenor of Odisha Fire […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Police-lawyer spat: Balasore bar association extends support to HC lawyers' stir

Balasore: The Balasore Bar Association has extended its support towards the Orissa High Court Bar Association who has been on a cease work strike since August 29 protesting the assault on a lawyer by police personnel in Cuttack. Following the cease-work strike by the Balasore Bar Association as part of the support to the HC […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Lawyer agitation takes new turn as ruling-BJD's legal front withdraws from strike

Cuttack: A day after Orissa High Court Bar Association announced that it will continue the cease-work agitation, BJD legal front today announced that it will withdraw from the agitation keeping in view the larger interests of the people. Informing about the development, convener of BJD’s legal front Milan Kanungo stated that they have urged the […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
Healthcare hit as blood bank staff continue stir

Berhampur: Blood transfusion facilities have been badly hit across Odisha due to the ongoing cease-work strike by blood bank officials since November 26. Thalassemic patients and their relatives have been the biggest sufferers due to the strike. The condition is severe at the Berhampur MKCG Medical College and Hospital where blood banks have been closed […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
Odisha hikes allowances for Fire Service personnel

Bhubaneswar: Just a day before the Odisha Fire Service personnel were scheduled to hit the street with an indefinite cease-work strike, the State government today hiked several allowances for employees in the ranks of Fireman, Fireman Driver, Leading Fireman, Driver Havildar and Havildar Mechanic. A notification issued by the Home Department stated that the government […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
‘Mo Bus’ service halted as staff go on a strike

Bhubaneswar: The city bus services in the State’s capital was affected today due to a strike called by the staff of ‘Mo Bus’ over delay in payment of salary. As per reports, during the cease-work agitation, hundreds of ‘Mo Bus’ staff did not allow buses to move out of the depot near SUM Hospital. They […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021