Private Bus Owners in Odisha Call Off Strike


Bhubaneswar: In a respite to bus passengers, All Odisha Private Bus Owners’ Association called off its indefinite state-wide strike after the state government agreed to its demand.

Private buses were off roads from 6 AM on Wednesday due to the strike.

The private bus owners had been demanding toll exemption, reversal of the government’s decision to expand the city bus services beyond the cities and rollback of hike in motor vehicle tax among others.