Bharat Bandh March  28-29.

A joint forum of central trade unions has given a call for a nationwide strike on March 28 and 29.

The All India Bank Employees Association has said on Facebook that the banking sector will be joining the strike too.

The Joint Platform of central trade unions held a meeting in Delhi on March 22, 2022.

Financial sectors, including banking and insurance, are joining the strike, it stated.

The strike notices have been given by unions in the sectors such as coal, steel, oil, telecom, postal, income tax, copper, banks.


The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has said banking services may get impacted due to the strike.

The strike has been called to oppose the government's move to privatize public sector banks and the Banking Laws Amendment Bill 2021.

The central trade unions which are part of this joint forum are INTUC, AITUC, HMS, CITU, AIUTUC, TUCC, SEWA, AICCTU, LPF, and UTUC.

Taking stock of the preparations in various states and regions for the proposed two-day all-India strike on 28-29 March 2022 against "anti-labor".

Bharat Bandh on March 28-29 : बैंकिंग, ट्रांसपोर्ट, और अन्य कार्य -10 point.