Public Sector Banks Employee on 12 November 2014 went on a nationwide strike to press for wage revision. The strike affected banking services like cheque clearance and withdrawal from branches across India.
United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) called for national wide strike where All-India State Bank Officers’ Federation and All-India State Bank of India Staff Federation participated in the strike. UFBU is an umbrella organisation of nine bank employees and officer unions.
However, private sector banks like ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank remained open and most of the ATMs of all banks were functioned normally.
Earlier in February 2014 the staff of public sector banks had gone on a nationwide strike for two days regarding wage revision which is due since November 2012.
When: 12 November 2014