GUWAHATI: Banks from all over the country will go on a nationwide strike for 2 days starting from January 31. Banking services will take a hit because of the strike. Major banks like State Bank of India and Public Sector banks have informed their customers that services will be affected during this period.
The United Forum of Bank Unions, an umbrella organisation of 9 bank unions has called for this strike demanding wage revision (20 per cent hike on pay slip components with adequate loading). In the past wage settlement in 2017 the employees got a 15 per cent hike.