Karachi Goods Transport Association said that an unprecedented hike in fuel prices and inflation is unacceptable a nationwide strike and the transport fees will be mulled over.
The National Students’ Union of India and the All India Mahila Congress staged protests on Thursday against the government over the steep hike in fuel prices.
The PCC’s executive committee meeting chaired by PCC chief A Revanth Reddy decided to take up both the issues of fuel hike and power tariff hike in an aggressive fashion into the public.
Opposition MPs trooped into the well of the House shouting slogans, not allowing the listed items to be taken up.
After 16 days of relentless price hikes, petrol price was today cut by about 60 paise a litre and diesel by 56 paise on the back of softening international oil rates and strengthening Indian rupee.