Mumbai Rail Roko: Train Services Hit As Students Demanding Railway Jobs Protest Sitting On Tracks

Updated: March 20, 2018 10:23 IST
Mumbai Rail Roko: Train Services Hit As Students Demanding Railway Jobs Protest Sitting On Tracks
Train services was badly affected in Mumbai during rush hour on Tuesday as hundreds of students demanding railway jobs sat on the rail tracks in the centre of the city.
Mumbai Rail Roko: Train Services Hit As Students Demanding Railway Jobs Protest Sitting On Tracks
The students, mainly those who have cleared the railway apprentice exams, have been protesting since 7 am between the Matunga and the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CSMT) stations.
Mumbai Rail Roko: Train Services Hit As Students Demanding Railway Jobs Protest Sitting On Tracks
Besides the local train traffic, long-distance trains have also been impacted.
Mumbai Rail Roko: Train Services Hit As Students Demanding Railway Jobs Protest Sitting On Tracks
According to reports, the police used batons on the protesters. The students allegedly threw stones at the local trains
Mumbai Rail Roko: Train Services Hit As Students Demanding Railway Jobs Protest Sitting On Tracks
The railways have been forced to stop running suburban and express trains.

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