Farmers protest march overshadows tempo strike
mained off road. It was a coincidence that farmers morcha and our strike call happened on the same day. If the government does not agree to our terms then we will go on indefinite strike from April 25(sic),” said Mohinder Singh Ghura, founder president, Maharashtra Rajya Truck Tempo Tanker Bus Vahatuk Mahasangh.
Some of the demands made by the associations are for the government to prevent the police from misusing digital cameras while checking truckers, prevent RTO officers catch truckers to meet targets, and that the process of investigating theft of goods from trucks while on travel be expedited etc.