Bank employees will observe a country-wide strike on December 2, according to reports.
All-India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA) general secretary C.H. Venkatchalam said the strike call was to press its demand to address issues like de-linking associate banks from the SBI and extending compassionate appointments according to government guidelines.
Separately, the State Sector Bank Employees Association (SSBEA) has also given a call for strike on two days (December 1 and 2) in SBI’s associate banks, the association’s chairman Mahesh Mishra said. SSBEA may go for an indefinite strike in associate banks, to be followed by an indefinite stir by AIBEA in all banks by the end of December if their demands were not accepted according to , Mr. Mishra