Wednesday June 18, 2014
Onion traders in Maharashtra's Nashik district have 'stayed' their strike and onion auctions of will resume on Wednesday after a gap of two days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 20, 2013
Section of traders in Maharashtra on Monday night agreed to call off their prolonged agitation protest against the Local Body Tax (LBT) after a meeting with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan in Mumbai.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 7, 2013
Banking activities in Mumbai remained paralysed and most businesses were shut too Tuesday, day two of the indefinite strike called by over 1.5 million traders and manufacturers to protest the Maharashtra's government's local body tax (LBT) in lieu of octroi.
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Monday April 22, 2013
Lakhs of traders in Maharashtra are on strike today and tomorrow to protest against the new Local Body Tax in the state. Most markets are expected to stay shut.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 8, 2013
Traders body Federation of Association of Maharashtra (FAM) on Monday said it will go ahead with its indefinite Maharashtra bandh plan if the state government did not resolve the issue of local body tax (LBT) by next week.
Pune News | Syed Imtiaz Jaleel | Saturday April 6, 2013
Traders in Pune, who were on strike for the last six days protesting imposition of new local body tax, today called off their stir after the Maharashtra government assured of amicable solution to the issue.
Saturday April 7, 2012
Jeweller traders in Maharashtra and Gujarat continuing to protest against some budget proposals
Friday April 6, 2012
The stir yesterday spread to south India with traders in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry shutting shop. The jewellers have called for big rallies in Mumbai on April 7 and in Delhi on April 11. Today, there were reports of some jewellers protesting on railway tracks in Akola, Maharashtra